Wednesday, 25 February 2004

Questions (95)

Joan Burton

Question:

181 Ms Burton asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism the appointments made by him to all companies, boards or agencies operating under the aegis of his Department since 6 June 2002; the persons appointed; and the dates on which the appointments were made. [6275/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism)

The information requested by the Deputy is set out below:

Arts Council

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Philip King — 14 August 2003

Jerome Hynes — 14 August 2003

John McGahern — 14 August 2003

Patrick Sutton — 14 August 2003

Willie Doherty — 14 August 2003

Theo Dorgan — 14 August 2003

Orlaith McBride — 14 August 2003

Noelle Campbell Sharp — 14 August 2003

Emer O'Kelly — 14 August 2003

Úna Ó Murchú — 14 August 2003

Rosaleen Linehan — 14 August 2003

Mary Nunan — 14 August 2003

Olive Braiden — 14 August 2003

Abbey Theatre

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Philip King — 26 May 2003

Jerome Hynes — 26 May 2003

Fáilte Ireland

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Mary McKeon — 28 May 2003

Patrick O'Donoghue — 28 May 2003

Gillian Bowler — 28 May 2003

Dominic Dillane — 28 May 2003

John McDonnell. — 28 May 2003

Catherine Reilly — 28 May 2003

Noel McGinley — 28 May 2003

Pádraig Ó Céidigh — 28 May 2003

Maureen Cairnduff — 28 May 2003

Eithne Scott-Lennon — 28 May 2003

Noel O'Callaghan — 28 May 2003

Páidi Ó Sé — 28 May 2003

Brian Dowling — 28 May 2003

Tourism Ireland *

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Gillian Bowler — 28 May 2003

Shaun Quinn — 28 May 2003

*There are currently 12 members on the board of Tourism Ireland. By virtue of being a North-South body, appointments to the board of Tourism Ireland are made on a joint North-South basis by the North-South Ministerial Council. The period of appointment of the first Board has been extended by the North South Ministerial Council for a further year to December 2004.

Campus & Stadium Ireland Development Ltd. (CSID)

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

National Concert Hall

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

National Museum of Ireland Caretaker Board

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

Irish Film Board

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

Music Board Of Ireland

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

National Museum of Ireland and Botanic Gardens Board of Visitors

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

Irish Museum of Modern Art

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Gerard Mannix Flynn — 20 January 2004

Chester Beatty Library

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Madeline O'Sullivan — 7 May 2003

Marsh's Library

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Patrick Kilroy — 30 October 2002

Marilyn Taylor — 30 October 2002

National Library

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

John Gray — 29 November 2002

Jim O'Shea — 17 December 2003

Irish Manuscript Commission

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Prof. J.F.M Lydon — 27 May 2003

Prof. DW Harkness — 27 May 2003

Dr. Mary Daly — 27 May 2003

Dr. Anngret Simms — 27 May 2003

Dr. Mary O'Dowd — 27 May 2003

Prof. Nicholas Canny — 27 May 2003

James McGuire — 17 June 2003

National Archives Advisory Council

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

His Honour Judge Bryan McMahon — 21 November 2002

Dr. John Bowman — 21 November 2002

Kathleen Browne — 21 November 2002

Dr. Maurice Bric — 21 November 2002

Christopher O'Connell — 21 November 2002

Máire MacConghail — 21 November 2002

Prof. Eunan O'Halpin — 21 November 2002

Carol Quinn — 21 November 2002

Dr. Raymond Refaussé — 21 November 2002

Joan Johnson — 21 November 2002

John Wilson — 21 November 2002

Prof. Mary E. Daly — 21 November 2002

National Gallery

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Lochlann Quinn — 10 July 2002

Bruce Arnold — 10 July 2002

Anthony Cronin — 10 July 2002

The Duke of Abercorn K.G. — 21 May 2003

Pauline Bewick — 18 December 2003

Bernard McNamara — 18 December 2003

Dr. Abdul Bulbulia — 18 December 2003

Bord Fáilte (Ceased to Exist in May 2003 — became Fáilte Ireland)

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Noel McGinley — 9 December 2002

Patrick O'Donoghue — 9 December 2002

Páidí Ó Sé — 9 December 2002

Séan Dunne — 9 December 2002

CERT (Ceased to exist in May 2003 — became Fáilte Ireland)

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

No appointments — N/A

Irish Sports Council

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Mick O'Dwyer — 20 September 2002

Brian Mullins — 20 September 2002

Ronnie McBrien — 20 September 2002

Sheila Dickson — 4 November 2002

Sheila Dickson — 1 July 2003

Niall Quinn — 29 September 2003

Marian McGennis — 29 September 2003

Born Na gCon

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

Cathal Curley — 24 January 2003

John Hegarty — 24 January 2003

Helen Nugent — 24 January 2003

Tony McKenna — 29 January 2004

Pádraic Feeney — 29 January 2004

Helen Nugent — 29 January 2004

Horse Racing Ireland

Name of Appointee — Date of Appointment

John Kidd — 18 December 2002

Jerry L Desmond — 18 December 2002

William Flood — 18 December 2002

Jessica Harrington — 18 December 2003

Cahir O'Sullivan — 18 December 2003

Frank Clarke — 18 December 2003