Our Board

Our Board 

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)
Tony Caravousanos
Tessa Dagge
Prof. Norman Delanty
Mary Fitzsimons
Derry Gray
Ambrose Kealy
Paul Kehoe
Dr Michael Hennessy
Dr. Bryan Lynch
Dr. Brian McNamara
Clare O'Dea
Carol Saarsteiner
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;

Remuneration sub-committee

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