Member of University Court

University Court

Queen Margaret University

Margaret O’Connor is Chief Executive of Art in Healthcare, Scotland’s leading arts agency for the health and care sector in Scotland. She previously worked as a senior manager in local government for Adult Social Care and for many years as Cultural Services Manager for East Lothian Council. Having studied History of Art, Design & Film, Margaret went on to study for her Masters in Film Studies and was more recently awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Cultural Leadership and a Masters in Business Administration. Margaret has previously served on lottery and performing arts committees for the Scottish Art Council and is currently Chair of Port of Leith Housing Association.

Date appointed: 1 October 2014

Register of interests:

Business interests - Nil

Company drectorships

Persevere Developments Ltd


Port of Leith Housing Association

Membership of organisations, public bodies etc - Nil

Other declarable interests - Nil