Date lodged: 16 January 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what progress has been made in appointing new members to the board of the Crofting Commission.
Answered by: Fergus Ewing 17 January 2017
Following a recent Ministerial appointment round, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Malcolm Mathieson as a Commissioner to the Crofting Commission board from 1 January 2017. I will be in a position to announce a further appointment shortly. I am also pleased to announce the reappointment of David Campbell as a Commissioner to the Crofting Commission board from 1 April 2017.