Legal basis: Environmental Protection Agency Act No. 7 of 1992, Section 27
Maximum Number of Positions: 12
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (8), Male (4)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (67%), Male (33%)
Notes: 12 members of which: One is EPA Director General, ex-officio, appointed by Government, who also chairs Committee (or Deputy DG, in absence of, or vacancy of post of DG) Of the other 11 members, 7 are appointed by MCCAE from among nominations made by bodies prescribed under the Act, and 4 are appointed directly by MCCAE. Term: 3 years

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Aebhín Cawley 01/07/2019 30/06/2022 Member Ministerial
Cara Augustenbourg (Dr) 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Collette Byrne 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Elaine Nevin 13/02/2013 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Harold Kingston 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Ina Mary Kelly (Dr) 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Laura Burke 08/11/2011 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Chairperson Government
Laure Marignol (Dr) 01/07/2019 30/06/2022 Member Designated Nominating Body
Ronan Kennedy (Dr) 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Designated Nominating Body
Séan Finan 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Ministerial
Séan Finlay 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Ministerial
Áine Ryall (Dr) 13/02/2013 05/12/2016 04/12/2019 Member Ministerial