My name is Sheila and I’ve been teaching yoga now for 30+ years I am astonished to realise! I did my training with the Scottish Yoga Teaching Association. The type of yoga I practice is known as Hatha which focuses on posture, meditation, relaxation and breath practice. Over the years I have taught students (in […]
I have a background in Education and began my career as a school teacher in Australia in the 80s. Travels abroad brought me to Scotland where I met my husband and stayed. We have two adult children, so these days it’s back to the two of us and dog, who runs our household! Over the […]
Charlie started with Ecas in May 2023 and enjoys doing what she can to support organisations who make a real difference to people’s lives. Her background is in communications and she runs Noble Ox, a small brand and digital agency in Edinburgh. Charlie loves the natural world and making the most of life!
Gary joined Ecas in November 2021. Originally from the countryside near Bonny Loch Lomond, Gary has worked in and around Edinburgh and the Lothian’s for over 30 years in the voluntary sector, working alongside people supporting them to better understand and manage their mental health and wellbeing. His previous jobs have included managing a community […]
Alastair joined the board of Ecas in 2009. At that time he was Senior Partner in a medical practice in central Edinburgh. He retired in 2010, having been in practice for 32 years. After a few years on the board he began to help in assessing grant applications and became Chair of the Grants committee […]