Mental Health Commission

Maximum Number of Positions: 13
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (8), Male (5)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (62%), Male (38%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Dr Joseph Duffy 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by Jigsaw. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.
Dr Orla Healy 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the HSE. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.
Dr Rowena Mulcahy 26/09/2017 05/04/2022 04/04/2025 Board Member Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People following a PAS process
Fionn Fitzpatrick 12/02/2021 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the Mental Health Reform: Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
John Cox 12/02/2021 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the Irish College of General Practitioners: Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
John Hillery (Dr) 02/11/2020 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland: Appointed by the Minister for of State for Mental Health and Older People2022
Margo Wrigley (Dr) 05/04/2017 05/04/2022 04/04/2025 Board Member Nominated by the Irish Hospital Consultants Association: Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Michael Drumm (Dr) 05/04/2017 05/04/2022 04/04/2025 Board Member Nominated by the Psychological Society of Ireland: Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Mr Ray Burke 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People following a PAS process.
Ms Catherine Cocoman 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.
Ms Linda Curran 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the Irish Association of Social Workers. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.
Ms Martina McGuinness 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by the Psychiatric Nurses Association. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.
Ms Tammy Donaghy 05/04/2022 04/04/2027 Board Member Nominated by Spunout. Appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People.