Member and Committee Information

The Council is composed of the following members.

NameWard
Mr Graham Bell (Cons) North West Dumfries
Mr Ian Blake (Cons) Abbey
Mr Richard Brodie (S LibDem) Annandale South
Mr Dougie Campbell (SNP) Dee and Glenkens
Mr John Campbell (SNP) Nith
Mr Ian Carruthers (Cons)
(Group Leader)
Annandale South
Mrs Karen Carruthers (Cons) Annandale East and Eskdale
Mr John Charteris (Cons) Lochar
Mr Rob Davidson (SNP)
(Depute Leader)
(Group Leader SNP)
Abbey
Mr Jim Dempster (SLab) Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Mr Archie Dryburgh (SLab) Annandale East and Eskdale
Mr Douglas Fairbairn (Cons) Annandale North
Mr Andy Ferguson (SNP) North West Dumfries
Mrs Patsy Gilroy (Cons) Dee and Glenkens
Mr Andrew Giusti (Cons) Stranraer and the Rhins
Ms Katie Hagmann (SNP)
(Group Secretary)
Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Mr Iain Howie (Ind Group) Castle Douglas and Crocketford
Mr Ivor Hyslop (Cons) Lochar
Mr David Inglis (Cons) Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Mr David James (Cons) Castle Douglas and Crocketford
Mr Malcolm Johnstone (Cons) Nith
Mr Jeff Leaver (SLab)
(Group Business Manager/Secretary)
Lochar
Ms Tracey Little (SNP)
(Provost)
Lochar
Ms Gail Macgregor (Cons)
(Group Business Manager/Secretary)
Annandale North
Mrs Jane Maitland (Ind Group)
(Group Leader)
Dee and Glenkens
Mr Sean Marshall (SLab) Annandale South
Mr John Martin (SLab) Nith
Mr Henry McClelland (SNP) Annandale South
Mr Jim McColm (Ind Group)
(Group Business Manager/Secretary)
Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Mr David McKie (SLab) North West Dumfries
Mrs Elaine Murray (SLab)
(Leader of Council)
(Group Leader Labour)
Nith
Mr Ronnie Nicholson (SLab) North West Dumfries
Mr Graham Nicol (Cons)
(Depute Group Leader)
Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Mr Matthew Ronnie (Cons) Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Mr Willie Scobie (NA) Stranraer and the Rhins
Mr Tommy Sloan (SLab) Stranraer and the Rhins
Mr Davie Stitt (SLab) Abbey
Ms Ros Surtees (SNP) Stranraer and the Rhins
Mr Ronnie Tait (Cons) Annandale East and Eskdale
Mr Stephen Thompson (SNP)
(SNP Group Business Manager)
(Depute Group Leader)
Annandale North
Mr Adam Wilson (SLab) Annandale North
Mr Andrew Wood (SNP) Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Mr John Young (SNP) Castle Douglas and Crocketford

The political make up for the Council is currently

Independent Group (3 members)
Non Aligned (1 member)