Legal basis: S.I. No. 270/2004 - National Council For Special Education (Establishment) Order, 2003
Maximum Number of Positions: 13
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (7), Male (6)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (54%), Male (46%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Anne Tansey 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member External Nomination
Antoinette Nic Gearailt 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member External Nomination
Don Mahon 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member PAS process
Eamonn Stack 01/01/2013 08/01/2016 31/12/2018 Chair Appointed the by Minister
Eithne Fitzgerald 01/01/2013 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member Nominee of the National Disability Authority, in accordance with s. 21(4)(a) of the EPSEN Act. Appointed by Minister
Finian O'Shea (Dr.) 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member External Nomination
Helen Guinan 01/01/2013 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member Nominee of the Catholic Primary School Management Association / National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education, in accordance with s. 21(3) of the EPSEN Act. Appointed by the Minister
Joe Hayes 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member PAS process
Marion Meaney 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member PAS Process
Seán Ó Murchú 01/01/2013 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member Appointed by the Minister
Sheelagh Drudy (Prof.) 11/09/2013 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member Appointed by the Minister
Tom O'Sullivan 14/10/2014 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member Nominee of the National Disability Authority, in accordance with s. 21(4)(a) of the EPSEN Act. Appointed by the Minister
Áine Lynch 27/07/2016 31/12/2018 Board Member External Nomination