Love Oor Lang Toun is a social enterprise, registered as a Community Interest Company run by a board of directors.
Find out more about them below
Danny Cepok, Chair of the Board
Danny has been a director of LOLT since it was set up in March 2020, before becoming Chair.
He runs his own consultancy in Business Improvement, Project Management and Agile. He was formerly Fife Council’s Area Manager for Kirkcaldy Area. Danny is proud of Kirkcaldy and has a passionate belief in the Town Centre and its crucial role in our local economy. He’s a real foodie and can be seen most Friday afternoons at the Artisan Market looking for delicious fresh produce to cook up something for the family.
Suzy Goodsir, Director
Suzy has been a Director of the Love Oor Lang Toun CIC since it was first set up, in 2020.
She is Chief Executive of Greener Kirkcaldy, a community-led charity working locally to combat the climate emergency, tackle fuel poverty and food insecurity, and bring people together for a more sustainable Kirkcaldy.
She has worked in the voluntary sector since 2011, leading great teams, developing strategy, and finding the resources needed to put ideas into practice. In her free time she loves walking, running and cycling Kirkcaldy’s parks, beaches and woodlands.
Heather Stuart, Director
Heather has been a director of Love Oor Lang Toun since it was set up in 2020.
Born and brought up in Kirkcaldy, she has worked in the arts and culture sector for over 15 years and is Chief Executive of OnFife. Heather’s focus is on leading change and working in, with, and for, communities.
As well as working in central and local government and the private sector, her career has included roles as Chief Executive of the Scottish Objective 3 Partnership for Scotland securing £300m of funding, Director of Regeneration at Communities Scotland leading the change and transition from Scottish Homes and Head of Cultural and Community Services at Perth and Kinross Council.
Out with work, she is District Governor for Scotland North in Rotary International. A keen golfer, she became the first female Club Captain at Kirkcaldy Golf Club in 2017 and also loves skiing.
Cara Forrester, Director
Cara has been a director of LOLT since it was set up in March 2020.
A journalist and communications professional, Cara has worked in the local press as well as the public and charitable sector.
She has a passion for and pride in Kirkcaldy and enjoys walking, especially in the town’s parks aided by a coffee and cake to go from one of the amazing cafes in the business community!
Pic: Rachel Shootsweet