Vicky Abernethy Vicky has a degree in Environmental Science and a PhD in Wetland Ecology. Her career has spanned research science at Glasgow University, biodiversity policy at RSPB and public sector management of the greenspace development service at North Lanarkshire Council. She now holds responsibility for country parks, greenspace and cemeteries. Responsible for a wide range of urban and semi urban greenspace she is keen to encourage innovation and partnership to deliver high quality spaces for communities. Vicky has previously sat on the regional board of the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency and is currently a member of the Committee for Scotland for RSPB.