Public Appointments Service Board/PAS

Legal basis: Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Act 2004, s. 36
Maximum Number of Positions: 9
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (5), Male (4)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (56%), Male (44%)
Notes: At least two board members should have either or both civil service and other public service experience and knowledge which the Minister considers relevant, and at least two members should have expertise in human resource management, customer service and recruitment outside the public service which the Minister considers relevant.

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Anne Marie Taylor 09/10/2014 09/10/2020 08/10/2023 Board Member PAS Process
Anne O'Connor 25/10/2019 24/10/2022 Board Member Chief Executive Officer , HSE. Nominee of the Minister for Health.
David Cagney 22/09/2015 22/09/2018 21/09/2021 Board Member Exception Section 9.1.8
Eddie Molloy (Dr.) 01/09/2011 09/10/2020 08/10/2023 Board Member
John O'Callaghan 30/12/2017 01/01/2021 31/12/2023 Board Member Nominee of the Minister for Justice & Equality
Mary Connaughton 12/02/2018 12/02/2021 11/02/2024 Board Member PAS Process
Mary Hurley 15/09/2020 14/09/2023 Board Member Nominee of the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government
Shirley Comerford 30/07/2018 Board Member Ex-officio, CEO of PAS
Tom Moran 12/02/2018 01/01/2021 11/02/2024 Chair PAS Process