Photo shows (left to right) Lindy, Marianne, Deirdre, Michelle and Mary

The CIPD in Dublin

Job title Name
CIPD Ireland Director Mary Connaughton
HR Projects and Engagement Manager Michelle Staunton
Membership and Communications Manager Marianne Doyle
Office, Accounts and Social Media Manager Lindy Mooney
Marketing and Events Executive Deirdre Keane

National and Regional Committee Members

The National and Regional Committees act as channels for engaging with members and potential members at a national and local level. In conjunction with the CIPD Ireland Director, their work supports the CIPD’s purpose and strategic priorities.

National Committee Members 2017/2018

Positions held Name
Honorary Chair Alison Hodgson, Country HR Director, McDonald's Restaurants of Ireland
Honorary Vice Chair Michael Owens, Director HR, Vhi Healthcare
Honorary Secretary Joyce Rigby Jones, Joint Managing Director, Voltedge Human Resources Specialists
Committee Member Paul Candon, McCabes Pharmacy Group
Committee Member Kevin Empey, Willis Towers Watson
Committee Member Doreen Gerety, Kerry Group
Committee Member Barry Holmes, RCSI
Committee Member Alan Murphy, Microsoft Ireland
Committee Member Shane Twomey, Organisational Dynamics

Regional Chairs 2017/2018

Region Name
South East Eimear O’Donoghue
Southern David Barry
Mid West Josephine Butler
Western Cathal Esler
North West Rod Toner
Midlands Alison Sheridan

Terms of Reference

These draft Terms of Reference relate to the operation of the CIPD's National Committee and Regional Committees in Ireland. They will be put to the 2017 National Annual Meeting for approval in Autumn 2017. The planned date of implementation is 1 July 2018.

Regional network

Our regions are local networks of volunteers who work to provide you with networking and learning opportunities. So get in touch with your local region to find out what's happening in your area

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Who we are

We're an independent and not-for-profit organisation with a highly respected Royal Charter; we exist to make sure work benefits everyone

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Contact us

Please use this form to send us your enquiry and we'll respond within one working day. If you’d rather speak to us straight away, please phone us in Dublin.

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