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Secretary – Fiona Nolan
Current Position on Board
Current Position/Job Title
CEO – Coolock Development Council CLG
Fiona is the Chief Executive Officer of Coolock Development Council CLG. She has experience in leading and managing teams; overseeing mergers; strategic/business planning; change management; HR and financial management; project management and fundraising.
She has an extensive understanding of the Irish Charity Regulator Governance code having recently led her organisation through the process. She has strong advocacy skills and an excellent understanding of the influencing public policy process. She has a deep understanding of the community development process and working specifically within disadvantaged communities.
Fiona has worked on peace and reconciliation Cross Border projects and on EU level and has had responsibility for the design and implementation of a range of large-scale enterprise and employment development and training initiatives
She has been a board Director/Chairperson of a diverse range of variety of charities, community groups and organisations. Fiona is currently Chairman of Doras Bui CLG; Company Secretary of Northside Security Services CLG; Chairman of the Northside Community Forum, Director of Muscular Dystrophy Ireland, Vice-Chairman of Social Enterprise Republic of Ireland Practitioner Council and a member of the Finance Sub-committee of Bonnybrook Parish
Fiona has a Degree in Marketing, a Diploma in Public Relations. She is a qualified Trainer and Business Coach/Mentor and has completed a CDP accredited Company Secretarial course. She is currently studying for a Diploma in Corporate Governance.