Board of Directors

Board of Directors:

Laura Lawlor (Chairperson), John Cuddihy (Secretary), Mairead Sinnott, Dr. Moira Slevin, Damien Jordan, Breda Cogley and Kate O’Donnell

Audit Sub-Committee:

John Cuddihy, Annette O’Neill, Damien Jordan, Kate O’Donnell, Lorene Crowley

Director Biographies


Ms. Laura Lawlor: With extensive experience in community development initiatives for over thirty years, Laura currently works as a Career Guidance Professional. Laura has previously served with boards of management in the education, community and communications sectors and from 2009-2018 she assumed the role of Safeguarding Representative for the Parish of Wexford. Laura has also engaged in voluntary work in the PR, Local Radio and publications areas,and has a particular interest in supporting the well-being, personal progression and development of the people with whom
she works.


Mr. John Cuddihy: John is a retired Regional Director with AIB Bank having served in excess of forty years in the Retail Banking Sector in Ireland. John is a member of several Audit Committees both private and Semi State and is the Company Secretary.


Ms. Máiréad Sinnott: Máireád has over thirty years of experience in the Retail Banking network, and currently manages a busy medical centre in Co. Wexford. Máireád has considerable experience of the Voluntary Sector having served on numerous boards. Máireád has been Chairperson of the Board since 2017.


Dr. Moira Slevin: Dr Moira Slevin, now retired, has been a GP for over 30 years and has had a special interest in Women’s Health including Mental Health issues in the community throughout her career.


Mr. Damien Jordan: Damien was Educated at FCJ Secondary School, Bunclody, Griffith College Dublin and the Law Society of Ireland. He is currently a Partner with the legal firm Redmond & Co. Solicitors Enniscorthy, a member of the Probate, Administration and Trusts Committee of the Law Society of
Ireland, and a former Secretary of the Wexford Solicitors Association.


Ms. Breda Cogley: Breda is a retired Secondary School Principal and served as a member of the teaching staff in Presentation Secondary School, Wexford for over thirty years. During her time in Presentation she was appointed to several senior positions where she gained significant management experience, until her retirement in 2015. Breda joined the Board of Wexford Rape Crisis
in 2019.


Ms. Kate O’Donnell: Kate O’Donnell is a Certified Bank Director. She served as Bank of Ireland’s Regional Director for South Leinster and has over 37 years in Financial Services, retiring in 2016. Having previously been a member of the Audit Committee, Kate joined the Board of Wexford Rape Crisis in 2019 and serves on a number of Boards in the Arts and Culture Sector.