Cllr Maggie Chapman

Maggie is Green councillor for Leith Walk ward in Edinburgh and Green Group Leader at COSLA.  Maggie has lived in Edinburgh for more than 13 years, having moved to the UK from Zimbabwe where she was born and brought up.

As well as her councillor role, Maggie teaches cultural geography and environmental philosophy at Edinburgh Napier University and is an EIS Union rep.  She has worked in the west of Scotland in Environmental Management, and as a community carer throughout Edinburgh.