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 01/01/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of the Minister for Education and Skills. Official of the Department. Appointed by the Minister
Antoinette Nic Gearailt 27/07/2016 01/01/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of the Association of Community and Comprehensive Schools, in accordance with Section 21(3) of EPSEN Act.
Carol Cuffe 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of the Minister for Health. Appointed by Minister.
Clodagh Ní Mhaoilchiaráin 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Appointed by Minister. Nominee of Gaelscoileanna Teo & An Foras Pátrúnachta,appointed by Minister in Accordance with Section 21(3) of EPSEN Act.
Deirbhile Nic Craith 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of INTO; in accordance with Section 21(3) of EPSEN Act. Appointed by Minister.
Dharragh Hunt 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Appointed by Minister. Nominee of National Disability Authority. In accordance with Section 21(4)(a) of EPSEN Act.
Don Mahon 27/07/2016 01/01/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member PAS process - Appointed by Minister
Eamon Clavin 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of the Minister for Education and Skills. Official of the Department. Appointed by the Minister
Eileen Daly 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Appointed by Minister. Nominee of National Disability Authority, in accordance with Section 21(4)(a) of EPSEN Act.
Joe Hayes 27/07/2016 01/01/2019 31/12/2022 Chairperson Designate PAS process. Appointed by Minister
Pat Goff 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Appointed by Minister - First appointment via the PAS Process
Peter Archer 19/02/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Appointed by Minister - First appointment via the PAS Process
Áine Lynch 27/07/2016 01/01/2019 31/12/2022 Board Member Nominee of the National Primary Parents Association, in accordance with Section 21(3) of EPSEN Act. Appointed by the Minister.