Alan Smith

Alan Smith

Alan was born , brought up and educated in the Glenkens.   His family have farmed in the area for 5 generations.  After 30 years of a career in banking and finance he returned to make the area his home some 10 years ago, moving into the house his parents were married in.

He is passionate about the area and what it can offer for all who live, work and visit.  In addition to his involvement with Loch Ken Trust Alan is on the board  of Glenkens Community & Arts Trust Ltd and Galloway Community Transport .  He is also a trustee of the Pamela Young Trust and a member of the Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership advisory board.

Alan’s main leisure interests are adventure travel, classic cars, reading and Queen of the South.