Governance

The Ely Centre is governed by a Board of Directors. The Board are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of The Ely Centre, developing the mission, values of the organisation and its strategic objectives in accordance within the Articles of Association and other legal and regulatory guidelines. The Board of Directors elects a chairperson from among its members.

The Board of Directors

  • Mr. W. J. Dixon (Chairperson)
  • Mr. A. Coulter
  • Mr. O Wilson
  • Mr. W. Wallace
  • Mr. J. Mullen
  • Mrs. A. Dixon 
  • Mrs E Lappin
  • Mrs R Barton

The Role of the Board

The Ely Centre Board is responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of The Ely Centre, developing the organisation's mission and values, and the strategic objectives in accordance with the articles of association and other legal and regulatory guidelines

To assist in the achievement of good governance The Ely Centre Board adhere to these set of core principles.

  • Leadership
  • Legal requirements and obligations
  • Effectiveness
  • Performing, reviewing and renewing the committee
  • Delegation
  • Integrity
  • Openness

Our Staff

  • Mr Lee McDowell     Chief Executive
  • Mrs Sharon Breen   Health and Well Being Officer Co Fermangh
  • Vacant                   Health and Well Being Officer South Armagh and Monaghan  (Commences January 2018)
  • Mrs Yvonne Breen   Fundraising and Development Officer
  • Mrs Wendy Patton   Finance Officer
  • Mr Ben Higgins        Welfare Officer Outreach
  • Mrs Mabel Black      Welfare Support Officer In House
  • Miss Shirley-Ann Ebbit   Family Support Officer
  • Mrs Karen Clyde      Volunteer Office Adminsitrator  

Useful Documents

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