Fiona is a solicitor and currently works as a Court-appointed Reporter and Safeguarder in cases concerning children and vulnerable adults. Before this, she worked for 20 years with Garden Stirling and Burnet, a firm of solicitors, in the court department doing a variety of work for clients but specialising in family cases. Previously, Fiona also taught law at Heriot Watt and Napier Universities.
She is involved in a number of local organisations as chairman of Fala Community Association, a trustee of DLX (Dunlaw Windfarm Extension Community Benefit Trust) and safeguarding coordinator of Tyne Valley Parish Church, as well as assisting in church outreach activities.
Fiona has three adult sons and enjoys family time, gardening, beekeeping, hill walking and helping out on the family farm.