About us

The Scottish Volleyball Association is the recognised National Governing Body for Volleyball, Beach Volleyball and Sitting Volleyball in Scotland. The SVA is responsible for the development, promotion and delivery of Volleyball across Scotland.

SVA Board of Directors

Scott Borthwick

Position within Board: Interim President & Legal Director



Sandy Steel

Position within Board: Technical Director

Board Contact for:

  • Child Protection
  • Anti Doping

Other Professional Position within Volleyball

  • President of Referees Commission
  • Member of FIVB Rules of the Game and Refereeing Commission



Position within Board: Performance Director



Ian Girot                                               

Position within Board: Finance Director




Keith Macleod

Position within Board: Marketing & Sponsorship Director



Jean Bruce

Position within Board: HR Director




Margaret Ann FlemingMargaret Ann Fleming

Position: Chief Executive

Other Professional Positions within Volleyball:

  • President of CEV Small Countries Division
  • FIVB, Vice President Disciplinary Commission
  • CEV Vice President
  • Commonwealth Games Board Member
  • Director of Scottish Volleyball



Andrew Fleming

Andy Fleming

Position: Coaching and Clubs Officer




Martyn Johnstone

Position: Education and Participation Officer

Other Professional Positions within Volleyball:

  • Youth & Schools Commission member


Lynne BeattieLynne Beattie

Position: Regional Development Officer – East
Other Professional Positions within Volleyball:

  • Member of FIVB Hero Programme
  • Women’s Beach Performance athlete
  • Sportscotland Changing Lives Champion



Blair Pettigrew

Position: Regional Development Officer – West



Veronica Rusich

Competition and Events Officer

Kirsteen HoggKirsteen Houston

Position: Office Manager



Ailien PallotAilien Pallot

Position: Finance Officer

Other Profesional Positions within Volleyball:

  • Volleyball For Scotland Trustee


Anna Weaver

Position: Administration Officer


John Scrimgeour

Position: special projects