Alloa
Community
Enterprises (ACE)

Alloa
Community
Enterprises (ACE)

Meet the Team

ACE is run by a dedicated team of local people who aim to provide a high level of customer service to local people. Find out who they are!

Mary Houston – General Manager

Mary has had a career in NHS procurement across Scotland and on moving to Alloa to be nearer family, took up a different role at ACE. She is the overall manager of the shop and Remakery project. 

Chris Burke – Warehouse Manager

Chris started as a volunteer with ACE and now leads on the overall management of the stock. Chris is a great handyperson too and leads on PAT testing and repair.

Retail & Reception Staff

Graham Rollo
Kevin Stolarek
Isla Rodger

Our Retail/Reception staff all started as volunteers with ACE or associated charities. They are now employed by ACE after training and support. They are very valued members of our Team. For all enquiries on items, collections and deliveries, please email reception@ace.scot

Arron Stevonson - Driver

Arron is the lead driver and has worked for ACE for over 5 years. He is responsible for all collection and deliveries.

Michaella Coyle – Remakery Trainer

Michaella has been upcycling furniture for many years and has had her own shop and business and worked with Transition Stirling and Remake in Crieff. She has joined the team to lead on delivering training to new volunteers and young people working to build up their skills.

Lorna Fraser - Volunteer Coordinator

Lorna has been working within the volunteer community in Clackmannanshire for many years and believes that everyone deserves a chance to volunteer. She will take any referrals and carry out all the inductions of new volunteers and arrange training where requests.

Marion Levitt – Mind Craft Women’s Self Reliant Group Leader

Marion is working in partnership with ACE to offer sessions dedicated to women looking for a safe and supportive place to build their friendship, confidence and be enterprising. She is following the Wevolution model.

ACE Board of Trustees

Alloa Community Enterprises has a small, committed board who aim to steer the charity to achieves its charitable outcomes. The board do welcome new board members and if you are interested in joining the board,  more information can be sought at trustees@ace.scot.

Jackie has been a member of the board for a number of years and is a lead partner with a specialism in local government at Brodies Solicitors.

Ian has been with the charity for over five years and has a wealth of business knowledge from a career in defence and procurement. He is also currently a director at Ceteris.

Anthea has previously been interim manager of ACE and in January 2019 joined the board as a trustee. She is also the chief officer at Clackmannanshire Third Sector Interface and a director with Alloa First BID.

Matt has recently joined the board and brings a wealth of experience in sustainable practice through his work as Programme Manager with EAUC – the alliance for sustainability leadership in education.