The Teaching Council

Legal basis: Teaching Council Act 2001, s. 5
Maximum Number of Positions: 37
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (17), Male (20)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (46%), Male (54%)

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Aine Lynch 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of National Parents Council (P) NPC
Ann Mulcahy 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher- Education and Training Board (ETB) - Ireland South (PP)
Anne Howard 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Comm. & Comp. - All of Ireland (PP)
Anne Loughnane 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI) (PP)
Brendan Doody 02/10/2018 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Minister Rep Department of Education
Bryan O'Reilly 02/06/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee School Management (P) of catholic primary schools management association (CPSMA)
Catherine Doolan 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Leinster
Catherine Moynihan 01/05/2020 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management PP (JMB)
Charles Dolan 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Nominee of Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC)
Ciaran James O'Donnell 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Post Primary ETB Ireland North
David O'Sullivan 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO) (P)
Declan Fahie 25/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Universities & Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) (PP)
Eamon Dennehy 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI) (PP)
Eamonn Shaughnessy 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Connaught/Ulster
Fergal Mc Carthy 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management - (ACCS)
Gerry Leyden 03/11/2017 23/09/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member PAS Process
Jean Beswick Duignan 27/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI) (PP)
Kathleen Burke 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Vol Post Primary Leinster
Liam O'Neill 03/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member PAS Process
Mai Fanning 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of National Parents Council (PP) NPC
Mary Curley 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster
Mary Magner 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO) (P)
Michael Delargey 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Nominee of Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)
Michelle Keane 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Chairperson Elected Teacher - Primary Dublin
Niall Duddy 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Nominee of Vol Post Primary Connaught, Munster & Ulster
Niamh Dennehy, Dr. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of Universities & Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) (PP)
Niamh Hourigan, Prof. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of P ITE University 5 Colleges of Education
Noel Cronin 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Education & Training Board (ETB) Connaught, Munster & Ulster (PP)
Paul Moroney 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster
Peter McCabe 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Dublin
Rosena Jordan 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Connaught/Ulster
Seamus OFearraigh 04/11/2020 27/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI) (PP)
Sean O'hArgán 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of School Management (P) Gaeloideachas
Seán O'Neill 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Vol Post Primary Leinster
Séan Ó Dubhlaing 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Leinster
Teresa O'Doherty, Prof. 04/04/2022 03/04/2026 Ordinary Member Nominee of P ITE University 5 Colleges of Education
Tracie Tobin 04/04/2016 01/05/2020 03/04/2024 Ordinary Member Elected Teacher - Primary Munster