Newlands Community Development Trust (NCDT) is a volunteer led Community group.
The Trust has a volunteer Board of Directors who steer and guide the trust and our Operations team.
The Board forms Project Teams to develop, guide and initiate both short and long term plans and initiatives.
NCDT Board members are all voluntary.
Joe joined the NCDT Board in February 2012.
Joe also works on behalf of NCDT as Community and Business Development officer.
Is active with many voluntary groups and charities in Newlands and across Tweeddale.
Runs an Audio Visual and Home Cinema Consultancy business based in Romanno Bridge.
Neil joined the NCDT Board in August 2020.
Neil has a background in finance, music and education.
From August 2021 Neil has taken on the role of company secretary.
Neil joined the NCDT Board in June 2012.
Neil has a background in Charity and Third Sector Accounting and Financial Management.
Neil is responsible for preparing, planning and submitting the trusts finances.
IT and GDPR compliance
Jamie joined the NCDT Board in July 2007.
Jamie has a background in IT and Software development and is responsible for the Trusts IT systems and GDPR compliance.
Jamie is a Director of a successful IT support company.
David joined the NCDT Board in April 2014.
David has a background in developing startup business with an interest in wearable technology.
Sustainability & Renewables
Gilbert joined the NCDT Board in August 2020.
Gilbert has a background in Education, Renewable Energy and Sustainable buildings.
Gilbert is overseeing the upgrading of the Trusts heating, energy and renewables systems.
David joined the NCDT Board in April 20201
David has a background in farming, farm management and farm vehicles.
James joined the NCDT Board in June 20201
James has a background in education.
Get in Touch. Get Involved.
If you have any ideas, questions or suggestions around any of the NCDT projects, would like to join the NCDT Board or contribute your time and expertise to one of our Projects please contact us via email or telephone.