Board of Directors
Bernard has significant experience in the Multinational Technology sector holding senior roles in both the Finance and Human Resources functions.
Chief Operating Officer of the Institute of Directors, the representative body for senior, strategic business professionals in Ireland.
Corporate Relations Director at Diageo Ireland and has previously held roles in the Department of the Environment and The Irish Times.
President of Chartered Institute of Housing for the UK and Hong Kong 2010-2011. Professor of Housing at the School of the Built Environment, University of Ulster. Visiting Professor in Real Estate at Spiru Haret University, Bucharest.
Primary school teacher. Member of Threshold's Galway fundraising committee.
Involved in sporting and voluntary sector. Member of Threshold's Galway fundraising committee.
Christine Heffernan is Director of Corporate Affairs at Tesco Ireland and has previously held senior positions within Bord Gais, Vodafone and Prudential plc. Christine joined the Board in December 2012.