Our Team

Jan MacPherson, Development Manager

Jan has a background in community development and business management across the Highlands & Islands, having worked as a Senior Development Manager with HIE as part of their Innse Gall Strengthening Communities Team based in Uist, as a Project Officer with Forres Area Community Trust (FACT), and previously as a Project Officer with tsiMORAY, Moray’s third sector interface organisation. Jan knows the Finderne community area well with both her children having attended Logie Primary School. She is delighted to join the team at Finderne Development Trust and to be working on behalf of the Finderne community to make our area a better place to live, work and visit.

Jan can be contacted via

Email: jan@findernedevelopmenttrust.com

Or phone: 07483133203.



Ian Chorlton, Development Officer

Ian originates from Manchester, and has worked in construction throughout the UK since the late 80’s. He and his wife Linda settled in Moray last year with their dog Molly; after many visits over the years, they felt drawn to move here. Ian has two daughters living in Bristol and Brighton. He is keen to live a greener life and focus on working within his local community. His interests are mountain biking, walking, and performing poetry.

Ian can be contacted via

Email: ian@findernedevelopmenttrust.com

Or phone : 07483 136538