Our People

The SHAAP Team

Based at, and working in partnership with, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Elinor Jayne, Director

Joining SHAAP as Director in July 2021, Elinor has a wealth of experience in influencing policy and representing organisations in Scotland and the UK. She’s worked in a range of sectors on a number of different issues, most recently heading up the influencing team at national healthcare charity Sue Ryder. Prior to this she worked for the Royal College of Nursing, Edinburgh City Centre Management Company and the Scottish Retail Consortium. Elinor is a trustee for Cyrenians, the charity that aims to tackle the causes and consequences of homelessness. Email Elinor.

Elizabeth Hurst-High

Chloé Boullier-Richards, Research and Projects Officer

Chloé joined SHAAP in August 2021 as a Research and Projects Officer. She is a graduate of Durham University where she studied Research Methods (Sociology) for her Masters in 2017. Previously, she completed a BA in Sociology at Trinity College, Connecticut, USA. Her particular interest in alcohol awareness and policy stems from witnessing varying attitudes to alcohol whilst living and studying in different countries, having grown up in France and studied at universities in the United States and the UK. Email Chloé. 

Felicity Garvie

Chris Graham, Research and Projects Officer

Chris Graham joined SHAAP as Research and Projects Officer in August 2020. Chris is also studying for a Master's in Public Health at the University of Manchester. As part of his role at SHAAP, Chris acts as SARN Co-ordinator (Scottish Alcohol Research Network).

Before joining SHAAP, Chris worked in online education at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh for approaching two years. Chris has a range of research experience, with degrees in medicine and psychology. Email Chris.

Steering Group

SHAAP is advised by a Steering Group with representation from the Medical Royal Colleges in Scotland and invited experts.