Legal basis: Broadcasting Act 2009, Part 2
Maximum Number of Positions: 9
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (5), Male (4)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (56%), Male (44%)
Notes: Five members are appointed by the Government on the nomination of the Minister. Four members are appointed by the Government on the nomination of the Minister and having regard to the Joint Oireachtas Committee. Term of Office: 5 years

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Alan McDonnell 02/12/2014 01/12/2019 Board Member Process was underway before guidelines came into force
Denis Wollinski 17/02/2015 16/02/2020 Board Member Exempt from the PAS process - Joint Oireachtas Committee (Section 8 of the Broadcasting Act)
Grace Smith 02/12/2014 01/12/2019 Board Member Process was underway before guidelines came into force
Maeve McDonagh (Prof.) 17/02/2015 16/02/2020 Board Member Exempt from the PAS process - Joint Oireachtas Committee (Section 8 of the Broadcasting Act)
Mary Curtis 31/01/2017 01/12/2019 Member PAS Process
Pauric Travers (Prof.) 02/12/2014 02/12/2017 01/12/2020 Chair Process was underway before guidelines came into force
Rosemary Day (Dr.) 17/02/2015 16/02/2020 Board Member Exempt from the PAS process - Joint Oireachtas Committee (Section 8 of the Broadcasting Act)
Sean Ó Mordha 17/02/2015 16/02/2020 Board Member Exempt from the PAS Process - Joint Oireachtas Committee (Section 8 of the Broadcasting Act)
Vivien McKechnie 20/03/2018 19/03/2023 Board Member Ministerial Appointment