Board of Management Members 2016
Ms. Inez Bailey (Chairperson)
Inez has been the Director of the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) since 1997. NALA is a non-profit membership organisation concerned with national co-ordination, training and policy development in adult literacy work in Ireland. Her work is primarily with the Department of Education and Skills, SOLAS and Education and Training Boards.
A past pupil of Rockford Manor, Inez is also a graduate of Maynooth University where she completed a Bachelor of Arts in English, History and Sociology, a Masters in History and a Higher Diploma in Adult and Community Education. She is currently studying with the University of Sheffield towards an Education Doctorate.
Inez is also Chairperson of the Southside Partnership and Mounttown Neighbourhood Youth and Family Project and a member of the Expert Group on Future Skills Needs and the Healthy Ireland Council.
Ms. Sonia Weafer
Ms. Michelle Thunder
Michelle is a past pupil of Rockford Manor and a graduate of U.C.D. Michelle worked in the telecommunications industry before lecturing at third level. She has since worked in the education and social services sector and is currently working for St. John of God Community Services. Michelle joined the Board in 2013.
Mr. Conor Hannon
Conor joined the Board in 2013 having worked in I.T. for many years. Married with three daughters and a cat.
Ms. Riona Norton
Mr. Vincent Diffley
Ms. Julieanne Knowles