Norman Kerr, OBE (Chair)
Norman became Director of Energy Action Scotland in April 2005, having previously been Development Manager and Deputy Director since 1996. Norman is Deputy Chair of the Scottish Fuel Poverty Forum and is a former member of the Scottish Rural Fuel Poverty Task Force and the Scottish Fuel Poverty Strategic Working Group. Norman also sat on the Scottish Government’s Regulation of Energy Efficiency in the Private Sector (REEPS) Working Group.
He is Chairperson of ScottishPower’s Energy People Trust, a trustee of the Aberdeen Combined Heat and Power Company, a member of the NEA Executive Board and is an independent fuel poverty advisor to SSE. He is currently on the stakeholder engagement groups for both Distribution Network Operator companies (DNOs) in Scotland i.e. SP Energy Networks and Scottish and Southern Energy Electricity Networks.
Norman was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2016 for services to the Children’s Hearing System in Scotland and for voluntary and charitable work in Glasgow. Norman served 32 years in the Children’s Hearing system as a volunteer holding a number of posts at local and national levels before stepping down in June 2016.