The MACS Board is the core group of people who guide and direct the organisation.

They also ensure the organisation meet its legal and financial obligations. Positions on the Board are voluntary and unpaid.

  • Billy Murphy

    Billy Murphy - Chair

    Billy's background is in social work, and he has extensive experience of this. He is currently Director of Mental Health Services for Inspire.

  • Harry Barry

    Harry has a long connection with MACS, and has previously served the MACS Board of Directors. He was a highly experienced Social Work Manager, who is now retired.

  • Denver Lynn

    Denver Lynn

    Denver is a Director in the NI Audit Office.

  • Michael Neill

    Michael Neill

    Michael joined the Board at the same time as Fiona. He works as a care assistant/support worker in the community. Michael is also one of our wonderful volunteers.

  • Sharon O'Connor

    Sharon O'Connor

    Sharon was previously Town Clerk and Chief Executive at Derry City Council. She is a Chartered Director with over 25 years experience. Her non-executive experience includes Arts Council NI and the BBC Broadcasting Council.

  • Mairead O'Halloran

    Mairead O'Halloran

    Mairead was a teacher and vice-principal in a large Belfast girls' school. Now retired, Mairead volunteers in the charitable sector and in various projects in Belfast primary schools.

  • Debbie Wilson

    Debbie Wilson

    Debbie works for Legal Island in the e-learning team supplying equality & diversity and safeguarding training to schools and organisations throughout Ireland.