COSLA President

Councillor Shona Morrison is the President of the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities.

Shona is currently serving her second term as a Moray Councillor for Fochabers Lhanbryde. In the previous term and as part of the Council Administration Shona sat on the board of NHS Grampian and Chaired the Moray Integration Board.  Having worked as a mental health nurse before moving into politics, the appointment onto both boards was a huge honour and the years spent working with both teams provided constant challenge and learning.

From 2018 , Shona served as Convener of Moray Council and as civic head,  thoroughly enjoyed representing the council both locally and nationally.

As well as the above roles, Shona sat on several of the Council service committees including Economic Development and Infrastructure, community planning and Education.

Councillor Morrison was elected as the 16th President of COSLA in June 2022, and is the fourth female President of the organisation.