Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board

Legal basis: Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005, s. 28
Maximum Number of Positions: 13
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (6), Male (3)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (67%), Male (33%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Anne Healy 09/05/2019 13/02/2023 Board Member Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health following PAS Process
Dr. Bernard Hegarty 20/06/2017 14/02/2021 13/02/2025 Chair Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health, with consent of the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment. Elected as Chair by members of the board
Dr. Catherine O'Neill 20/06/2017 14/02/2021 13/02/2025 Board Member Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health, with consent of the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment.
Emma Gonoud 09/05/2019 31/08/2022 04/08/2026 Board Member Nominated by election and appointed by the Minister for Health. Originally appointed following a PAS Process.
Evelyn Cawley 14/02/2021 13/02/2025 Board Member Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health with the consent of the Minister for Enterprise, Trade & Employment, following PAS process.
Gerard Gray 14/02/2021 13/02/2025 Board Member Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health following PAS process
Judith Pettigrew (Dr.) 24/08/2016 24/08/2019 13/02/2023 Board Member Nominated by the Minister for Education and Skills and appointed as Board Member by Minister for Health.
Maeve Cleary 03/11/2020 13/02/2024 Board Member Nominated by Minister following Election by Registrants: Appointed by Minister for Health
Peadar Ward 18/11/2020 13/02/2024 Board Member Nominated and appointed by the Minister for Health following PAS Process