Our Staff

Cathal Reilly

Cathal Reilly

Job Title:
Acting Head of Unit
Direct Line:
051 318100
Cathal commenced with the Programme as Senior Finance Officer in August 2007 with responsibility for financial management, as well as assisting with the general administration, human resource management and technical implementation of the Programme. Cathal's responsibilities also include servicing the Monitoring and Steering Committees. He is currently Acting Head of Unit.
Rita McGarvey

Rita McGarvey

Job Title:
Projects Officer
Direct Line:
051 318105
Rita joined the Programme in April 2008. Her duties as Project Officer include dealing with enquiries from project sponsors, dealing with grant payment claims and assisting with the financial management of the Programme.
Breda Curran

Breda Curran

Job Title:
Development Officer
Direct Line:
051 318101
Breda joined the Southern and Eastern Regional Assembly in 2003 as a Clerical Officer and commenced as a Project Officer with the Ireland Wales Programme in February 2009. Her duties as Project Officer include analysing and appraising project applications, grant payment claims, preparing briefing papers for Monitoring and Steering Committees and also assisting with the financial management of the Programme. In May 2015, Breda took the role of Development Officer for the Ireland Wales Programme 2014-20. Breda assists prospective Irish applicants with the applications process and provides ongoing assistance and support to Irish partners during project implementation. Breda liaises with the Joint Secretariat in Carmarthen, Wales.
Caitriona Phelan

Caitriona Phelan

Job Title:
Clerical Officer
Direct Line:
051 318100
Caitriona joined the Ireland Wales Programme from South Tipperary County Council in January 2008. Caitriona is responsible for general office management, finance administration, procurement of office supplies and office maintenance and HR administration for the Ireland Wales Office. She is also responsible for administration of the WIN 2 Scheme and Event Management in relation to the PMC, Steering Committee, Lead Partner Workshops and Annual Event. Caitriona is the Health and Safety Officer and First Aider for the office.
Edel Hunt

Edel Hunt

Job Title:
First Level Controller
Direct Line:
051 318107
Edel joined the Ireland Wales Territorial Co-operation Programme in March 2008. Her duties include dealing with grant payment claims and assisting with the financial management of the Programme.
Emma Doran

Emma Doran

Job Title:
First Level Controller
Direct Line:
051 318106
Emma joined the Programme in August 2010. Her duties include dealing with grant payment claims and assisting with the financial management of the Programme.
Marie Harnett

Marie Harnett

Job Title:
First Level Controller
Direct Line:
051 318106
Marie joined the Programme in August 2012. Her duties include dealing with grant payment claims and assisting with the financial management of the Programme.