Our Team

Doug Niven, Family Trustee
Scottish Borders farmer and a very accomplished racing driver in his own right, Alexander Douglas Niven was born in Duns, Scotland in the year 1946. As well his illustrious career in motorsport, Doug had an equally successful business career from taking over his family farm of Whitsome Hill near Duns in 1964 aged just 18, to founding MAMCO, a contract farm management business in 1985. Doug was involved in the infamous Border Reivers Motor Racing Team, predominantly in the UK driving saloons and grand touring cars and winning many championships. Since The death of Jim Clark in 1968, Doug Played a vital role in setting up “The Jim Clark Trust” and The Jim Clark Motorsport Museum and has been a family Trustee ever since.
Ian Calder, Family Trustee
Farmer, Trustee of the Jim Clark Memorial Room Trust and Family Trustee of the Jim Clark Trust. Farms locally to Duns and is a keen shot enjoys art and travel and has been a motorsport fan over many years.
Keith Henderson, Family Trustee
Keith was born in Edinburgh and has lived there all his life apart from five years away at university in the United States of America, Aberdeen and Sweden. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession and has recently retired as finance director of the largest independent grain merchant company in Scotland where he worked for twenty-one years. Prior to that he worked in the oil industry for ten years and six years with one of the big four accountancy firms. He is married to Anne and has two sons in their twenties. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, watching rugby and attempting to ski when his creaking knees permit. Keith is Jim Clark’s nephew, his mother Isobel being one of Jim’s four sisters.
Lawrence Johnston, Trustee
Lawrence set up the Jim Clark Fan Club on Facebook in 2011 and this now boasts over 7000 members worldwide. Motorsport has been Lawrence's passion for most of his life and Jim Clark his childhood hero. Lawrence raced karts as a teenager and was Scottish champion in 1982. He was then involved in stock car racing, both driving and providing his mechanical knowledge. Lawrence was delighted to accept the position of Jim Clark Trust Trustee. he hopes to promote and keep the legacy of Jim Clark alive. He hopes to make many more friends through this shared love of Jim Clark.
Liam Howel, Secretary
Classic motorsport fanatic and Secretary of The Jim Clark Trust, Liam was born in Melrose in the year 1997 and grew up in Galashiels in the Scottish Borders. As a young boy, Liam developed a love for all types of motorsport. In 2019 Liam graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in Sport and Recreation Management and has now transferred these skills to the smooth operation of The Jim Clark Trust. Since Liam’s arrival to The Jim Clark Trust in 2017 as a volunteer, he has taken leaps and bounds to improve it, such as helping to introduce a new website and online shop in 2020. Liam is also partly responsible for the running of JCT's social media platforms. As of January 2021 Liam has taken up a full-time role with Tesla Motors but continues his work for JCT in his spare time.
Erin Lathangie, Digital and Marketing Executive
Erin was born in 1999 in Kelso in the Scottish Borders and, like many, grew up with an ingrained admiration for Jim Clark and motorsport drivers of that era. Like Jim Clark, Erin was, during her high school years, a passionate member of the Ednam Young Farmers until 2018 when she began studying at Edinburgh Napier University. Erin graduated with a degree in Animal and Conservation Biology in 2022 and has since become part of the team at the Jim Clark Trust, taking over the role of Digital and Marketing Executive in May. Erin hopes to promote and educate about the legacy of Jim Clark for years to come.
Callum Entwistle, Associate
Callum is a life long fan of Jim Clark and lives in Jim's hometown village of Chirnside. He was involved in the planning of the 2018 'Chirnside's World Champion' 50th Anniversary Exhibition and in 2019 worked, for a period of time, as front of house at the new Jim Clark Motorsport Museum in Duns. Now retired, Callum continues to bring his enthusiasm and ideas to the furtherance of Jim's legacy.