Our board is voluntary and elected by members to serve a four year term under our Constitution.
Mark Dowdall (Chairperson)
Vincent Savino (Vice-Chair & President)
Michael McLoughlin (Treasurer)
Cathy Grieve (Company Secretary)
Prof. Norman Delanty
Dr Michael Hennessy
Dr. Bryan Lynch
Dr. Brian McNamara
Dr. Joyce Senior
Dr. Brian Sweeney
Finance & Audit sub-committee
The sub-committee assists and advise the Board on the organisation’s finances, business activities and strategic direction.
Voluntary Members: Michael Sheehy (Chair); Mark Dowdall; Michael McLoughlin; Tessa Dagge; Paul Kehoe; Tony Rhatigan, Declan Service, Derek Heffernan
Staff: CEO & Finance Manager
Nominations & Governance sub-committee
The sub-committee advises the Board on all matters of governance including on the composition of the board and board recruitment.
Voluntary Members: Mark Dowdall; Michael McLoughlin;
The sub-committee sets the CEO’s objectives, appraises and reports to the Board on performance and sets policy on management remuneration.
Voluntary Members: Mark Dowdall; Cathy Grieve; Derry Gray
Quality & Safety sub-committee
The sub-committee oversees accountability for quality, safety and risk management in our services and across the organisation.
Voluntary Members: Mark Dowdall; Michael McLoughlin
Staff: CEO, Director of Services
Epilepsy Ireland Management Team
Chief Executive, Peter Murphy
Director of Services, Tara Smith
Fundraising & Communications Manager, Michael Carty
Finance Manager, Andrew O’Dwyer
Training Manager, Paul Sharkey