Kirsteen Thomson is a chartered Architect and Planner, and a registered Interim Manager. Currently working as a freelance consultant as Urban Tapestry, Kirsteen has extensive experience of regeneration and economic development.

Previous roles include Head of Renaissance / Sustainable Regeneration Manager at the Regional Development Agency, One North East, Corporate Planning Manager and Policy to Practice Manager. Communities Scotland part of the Scottish Government, Executive Director – Edinburgh Old Town Renewal Trust, Consultant advisor to UNESCO & UNDP, and Economic Development Manager at Stirling Council.