I live in Edinburgh, Scotland, and have been involved in HIV activism since 1986. I have been living with HIV since 1983 – 33 years.
I have been a member of the European AIDS Treatment Group since 2008. I served on the EATG Board of Directors for 4 years until September 2014. I have now been elected for another two year term
I have been a trustee/director on the board of Waverley Care, Scotland’s largest NGO provider of services for people living with HIV for 10 years and am standing down later this year. I was also a founder member of the UKCAB.
I am also on the board of the European Patients Forum – EPF, and am co-Chair of the HIV in Europe initiative which aims to increase testing rates for HIV in Europe.