National Executive Committee

The National Executive Committee (NEC) is the governing body or Board of Management of the INOU and has overall responsibility for the management of the organisation and its resources. NEC members are elected from amongst the wider membership of the organisation at the Annual Conference and normally serve for an initial term of two years.

NEC membership

Officers Board

  • Ann Fergus, Chairperson, Galway People's Resource Centre
  • Padraig Malone, Vice Chairperson, Limerick Resource Centre for the Unemployed
  • Seamus Orr, Treasurer, Springlawn Residents and Community Development Group

NEC Members

  • Des Bonass , Dublin Council of Trade Unions
  • Brendan Sherlock, (Co-opted)
  • Sylvia Ryan, ICTU Representative
  • Lorraine Hennessy, INOU Staff Representative
  • Michael Glennon, (Co-opted) Sligo Leader Partnership
  • Mary Smith, EDIC Longford
  • Mick Creedon, Ballymun Jobs Centre
  • Michael McNamara, INOU General Branch
  • Joe Williams, INOU General Branch
  • Yvonne Brown, National Employability Services
  • Aisling Cartmill, Belfast Unemployed Resource Centre