Following re-election at the May 2012 local government election, Councillor Dickson was appointed the Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care. She Chairs the NAHSCP Integrated Joint Committee and sits on the Garnock Valley Locality Partnership, the Local Development Plan Committee, Physical Environment Advisory Panel and the Ayrshire Area Support Team.
Councillor Dickson also represents North Ayrshire Council on a wide range of external bodies:
Councillor Dickson was employed as Commercial Research and Development Manager at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children prior to joining local government. Having trained and worked as an accountant, she has also worked in the field of Clinical Research in both the pharmaceutical industry and the NHS.
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