Ian Gidney has been a Director of Balerno Village Trust since 2012. He retired in 2000 after 40 years in the Financial Services industry. He has resided in Balerno since 1981 and has actively supported village activities over the years. He is an Elder in Balerno Parish Church and has served on various committees within the village including Currie Rugby Club, Children’s Gala, Round Table, Ravelrig Riding for the Disabled. He is a member of the Harlaw House Visitor Centre sub group in BVT and co-ordinates the bi-annual photographic competition.