Court member appointed by local authorities
Malcolm Burr has been chief executive of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar since November 2005. He previously held posts with Orkney Islands Council, as assistant chief executive, and with Comhairle nan Eilean and Strathclyde Regional Council in Legal Services. Malcolm hails from Edinburgh, and has degrees in Law from the Universities of Edinburgh and Cambridge.
His interests are reading, current affairs, walking, and following football and rugby. He lives in Stornoway, and is married to Chrissie.