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The Council

Chairperson

Martin Fraser – Department of the Taoiseach

Elizabeth Canavan, Deputy Chair:  – Department of the Taoiseach

 

Business & Employers

Maeve McElwee – IBEC

Ian Talbot – Chambers Ireland

Tom Parlon – Construction Industry Federation

 

Irish Congress of Trade Unions

Shay Cody – Fórsa (ex IMPACT)

Patricia King – ICTU

Joe Cunningham – SIPTU

 

Farming & Agriculture

Damian McDonald – IFA

Denis DugganMacra na Feirme

John Enright – Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association

 

Community & Voluntary

Seán Healy – Social Justice Ireland

Bríd O’Brien – INOU

James Doorley – National Youth Council of Ireland

 

Environment

Michael Ewing – The Environmental Pillar

Kate Ruddock – Friends of the Earth

Oonagh DugganBirdwatch Ireland

 

Public Service

Derek Moran – Department of Finance

Robert WattDepartment of Public Expenditure and Reform

Orlaigh QuinnDepartment of Jobs, Enterprise, & Innovation

John McCarthy – Department of Housing, Planning, Community & Local Government

 

Independent Nominees

Prof Edgar Morgenroth – Dublin City University (DCU)

Dr Michelle Norris – UCD Geary Institute

Prof Eleanor DennyTrinity College Dublin

Prof Paul DonnellyDublin Institute of Technology (DIT)

Prof Geraint EllisQueens University, Belfast

Dr Sinead O’FlanaganMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Philip Hamell