Association of Higher Civil and Public Servants


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Branch Secretaries

The Association is divided into Branches according to Government Departments and other state organisations. Branch Committees deal mainly with local issues; the Branch Secretary is the main contact between the Branch and Head Office. The following are the AHCPS Branch Secretaries for 2019:

Branch Secretaries

Name Organisation
Mairead Broderick Agriculture, Food & the Marine
Eddie Hickey An Post
John O'Reilly Central Statistics Office
Joe Gallagher Communications, Climate, Action & Environment 
Oliva Somers Comptroller and Auditor General
Tom Ward Courts Service
Colm Lundberg Culture Heritage & Gaeltacht
Caroline Delahunt Defence
Mark Bohan Education and Skills
Paris Beausang Housing, Planning Community and Local Government 
Deirdre Donaghy  Finance
John Coady Food Safety Authority
AnneMarie Flynn Foreign Affairs & Trade
Kieran Downey Garda Siochana
Ross Hattaway Health
Gavin Lonergan  Health and Safety Authority
Ted McEnery Houses of the Oireachtas
Pat Herbert Irish Aviation Authority

Deirdre O'Higgins

Business, Enterprise & Innovation
Michael Holohan Justice and Equality 
  Legal Aid Board
Liam Keane Road Safety Authority
Edna Jordan NESDO 
Eamonn Falahee  National Council for Special Education
Derek Charles Office of the Ombudsman
Brian Scannell Office of Attorney General
Neil Ryan Office of Public Works (OPW)
Jennifer Gilmartin Ordnance Survey Ireland
Colm Flynn  Office Government Procurement
Andrew Nugent Pensions Authority
Pat Dawson Prison Governors
Tom Hevernan Property Registration Authority  
Larry Dunne Public Expenditure & Reform
Margaret McCabe Public Appointments Service/Commission for Public Service Appointments
Margaret Doyle Revenue Commissioners
Fiona Casey Employment Affairs & Social Protection
Jane Carroll  Injuries Board
Ken Seery SOLAS/ETB's
Michael Fallon State Solicitors Office
Jerry Kelleher Taoiseach's
Kevin Doyle Transport Tourism & Sport
  Valuation Office 
Stephen Brady  Rural Community & Development 
Lara Hynes Children Youth Affairs
  Chief State Solicitors
Brendan McGrenra  National Lottery
Clare Kelly  Policity Authority 
Tony Hickey  Irish Prison Service 
Walter Jayawardene Irish Human Rights & Equality Commission 

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