National Council for Curriculum and Assessment

Legal basis: Education Act 1998 - s. 39
Maximum Number of Positions: 25
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (16), Male (9)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (64%), Male (36%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Anne McHugh 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Education and Training Board Ireland (ETBI)
Brian Tubbert 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)
Carmel Browne 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)
Clare Downey 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the National Parents Council (NPC) (Primary)
David Duffy 25/06/2015 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI)
Deirdre McDonald 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI)
Deirdre Ní Mhurchú 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Irish Federation of University Teachers (FUT)
Denis Ring 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Association of Community and Comprehensive Schools (ACCS)
Dr Sheila Garrity 20/09/2021 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member PAS Process Nominee of the Minister for Children, Disability, Equality and Integration
Ed Byrne 18/04/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI)
Edel Ní Chorráin 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2022 Ordinary Member Nominee of Foras na Gaeilge
Elaine Sheridan 01/12/2021 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the State Examination Commission
Finn Ó Murchú 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education (NABMSE)
Joe McKeown 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Vice Chairperson Nominee of the Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)
Joyce Perdue 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Church of Ireland Board of Education
Liz Farrell 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI)
Maedhbh Costello 01/12/2021 01/03/2022 31/08/2022 Ordinary Member Interim Nominee of the Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC)
Mairin Ní Chéileachair 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Irish National Teachers Organisation (INTO)
Martina O'Shea 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the National Parents Council (NPC) (Post Primary)
Mary O'Sullivan 01/05/2019 28/02/2022 Interim Chairperson - Previously Chair PAS Process
Michael Redmond 01/04/2012 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Vice-Chairperson Nominee of the Joint Managerial Body (JMB)
Orlaith O'Connor 09/09/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Department of Education
Patricia Gordon 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Joint Managerial Body (JMB)
Rory Darcy 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of the Catholic Primary Schools Management Association (CPSMA)
Teresa Hagan 01/03/2019 01/03/2022 28/02/2026 Ordinary Member PAS Process