Our Directors

Cillian Lohan

Cillian is the elected chairman of the Irish Environmental Network. He has been a member of the IEN board since 2011

Bio

Cillian is the CEO of the Green Economy Foundation.

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Anja Murray

Anja is a member of the board of the Irish Environmental Network. She is an elected member of the board since 2015.

Bio

Anja is a member of BirdWatch Ireland.

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Niall O'Reilly

Niall is the company secretary of the Irish Environmental Network. He has been a member since 2014.

Bio

Niall works for the Native Woodland Trust. The trust works to protect, preserve and expansion of Ireland’s existing ancient and semi-natural woodlands.

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Jack O'Sullivan

Jack is a member of the board of the Irish Environmental Network. He has been a member since 2013

Bio

Jack works for Zero Waste Alliance Ireland.

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Mindy O'Brien

Mindy is a member of the board of the Irish Environmental Network. Has been an elected member of the board since 2015.

Bio

Mindy is Coordinator of the environmental NGO Voice. They work to empowers local communities to conserve our natural resources.

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Tommy Simpson

Mindy is a member of the board of the Irish Environmental Network. He has been a member of the IEN board since 2015.

Bio

Tommy Simpson is a founder of Sonairte – The National Ecology Centre.

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Vanessa Moore

Vanessa is a member of he board of the Irish Environmental Network. She has been a member of the IEN board since 2014.

Bio

Vanessa Moore is the CEO with Global Action Plan (GAP) Ireland.

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The board of the Irish Environmental Network is drawn from IEN member organisations. Six members come from member NGOs based on a rotation system. Three are elected to the role with one elected position coming free annually. There are currently two vacancies on the board which will be filled by the Organic Centre and the Irish Seed Savers shortly.