06/07/15

Board

The board of An Foras Teanga comprises the boards of both Agencies. There are 16 members on the board of Foras na Gaeilge and 8 members on the board of The Ulster-Scots Agency and the NSMC makes those appointments arising from nominations made on a 50:50 basis by both jurisdictions. Details of current board members are as follows:

FORAS NA GAEILGE Term of Appointment
FROM TO
Chairperson           Pól Ó Gallchóir South 13/12/2016 12/12/2020
Vice Chairperson Barra Ó Múirí North 07/07/2016 06/07/2021
Member Gráinne McElwain South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Seán Ó hArgáin South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Seán Ó Coisdealbha South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Seán Mícheál Ó Dómhnaill South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Máire Ní Neachtain South 13/12/2016 12/12/2020
Member Sorcha Ní Chéidigh South 13/12/2016 12/12/2020
Member Conor McGuinness North 24/06/2016 23/06/2021
Member Niall Ó Gallochobhair North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Member Mairéad Farrell North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Member Mairéad Connolly North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Member Vacancy  North
Member Vacancy North
Member Vacancy North

Currently, there are 3 vacancies on the board.

 

Ulster-Scots Agency Term of Appointment
FROM TO
Chairperson           Keith Gamble North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Vice Chairperson Freddie Kettyle South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Allen McAdam South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Val O’Kelly South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Ida Fisher South 13/12/2015 12/12/2019
Member Julie Andrews North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Member David McNarry North 13/12/2016 12/12/2021
Member Iain Carlisle North  13/12/2016 12/12/2021

 

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