Muintir na Tíre is a company limited by guarantee (CRO Dublin registration number 247516) with its registered office at Canon Hayes House, Tipperary. The Board is elected from our member groups, with special expertise co-opted where needed. The Board operate in a voluntary capacity and are not paid. The following are the current directors of the company.

Paddy Fitzpatrick : President

Paddy Fitzpatrick

President

Lisdowney Gathabawn Clontubrid Community Alert, Co Kilkenny

Paddy, who comes from an agriculture background, has a BSc in Rural Development and IT and teaching qualifications. He is a voluntary and community representative with North Kilkenny Development, South Laois Tourism Network, Ring A Link, and the Rural Science Association.

 

 

Mike Sweeney : Vice President

Mike Sweeney

Vice President

Aherlow Kilross Community Council, Co Tipperary

 

 

Patsy McLean : Secretary

Patsy McLean

Secretary

Myshall Muintir na Tire, Co Carlow

 

 

Jackie Meally : Treasurer

Jackie Meally

Treasurer

Moneenroe Community Council, Co Kilkenny

 

 

Paddy Byrne : Director

Paddy Byrne

Director

Askamore Community Council, Co Wexford

 

 

Frank McCarthy : Director

Frank McCarthy

Director

Darrara Community Council, Co Cork

 

 

Paul McCabe : Director

Paul McCabe

Director

Moynalty Community Council, Co Meath

 

 

Padraig Vaughan : Director

Padraig Vaughan

Director

Lisdoonvarna Doolin Kilshanny Community Alert, Co Clare

 

 

Teresa Hinchey : Director

Teresa Hinchey

Director

Tipperary Community Council, Co Tipperary

Teresa is a retired Community Employment Scheme Supervisor and Manager of Tipperary Community Council. She has been Secretary of Cappawhite Community Alert for 20 years and has served as a Drector of South Tipperary Development Programme.

 

 

Danny Winter : Director

Danny Winter

Director

Knockanure Valley Text Alert, Co Kerry

Danny works as a HGV driver. He is the Chairman of Knockanure Community Centre and Knockanure Valley Text Alert and also a director and instructor with the local CFR group - NE Kerry Heart Savers.

 

 

Aidan O’Gormáin : Director

Aidan O’Gormáin

Director

Aidan is a management consultant providing government affairs, business development and stakeholder engagement services to clients in Ireland and the UK. He holds an MBA and has formerly worked as a political advisor and in leadership roles within member centred organisations. He has a keen interest in community enterprise, regional development and the renewable energy policy.  He is active in various committees and local community initiatives at home near Cashel in Tipperary.

 

 

Gerard O’Brien : Director

Gerard O’Brien

Director

Galbally Community Council, Co Limerick

 

 

Charles McCarthy : Director

Charles McCarthy

Director

Galbally Community Council, Co Limerick