Marion has lived in Edinburgh since 1974. Marion was ordained in 1998 and has worked both within parish ministry and in the wider community. She has been Chaplain to people living with HIV since 2000. Much of her current ministry is in spiritual direction and 1:1 pastoral support. She has a Doctorate in Practical Theology from the University of Glasgow. She is particularly interested in support and care for marginalised and/or vulnerable people and has worked extensively in bereavement support. Marion has been Diocesan Director of Ordinands since 2006, working with people who are discerning whether they have a call to ordained ministry within the SEC. She is married with two adult children.