Chloe Clemmons, SCPO Parliamentary Officer

Chloe Clemmons

Scottish Churches Parliamentary Officer

Chloe has been the Scottish Churches Parliamentary Officer since March 2009. Chloe previously worked in a variety of third sector organisations in development and policy roles with a focus on access to justice and law reform. This involved working at Citizens Advice Scotland developing legal advice services and policy, developing international projects for civil society organisations at British Council Scotland, and providing information and training about Human Rights Law to the third sector.

Chloe has an undergraduate degree in Philosophy and a Masters in Human Rights, and is a member of Portobello and Joppa Parish Church.

Email Chloe at


Irene MacKinnon, Research and Resource Development Officer at SCPO

Irene MacKinnon

Research and Resource Development Officer

Irene MacKinnon started working as the Research and Resource Development Officer for SCPO in December 2015.

Previously Irene worked as a journalist for Johnston Press, and as an MSP researcher at the Scottish Parliament. She has an MA (Hons) in English Literature and Politics, and an MLitt in Journalism Studies. Irene is a member of St Paul’s and St George’s Church in Edinburgh.

Email Irene at