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Who we Are

Our People

The Trustees are appointed by the Sisters of Charity and the Directors are appointed to the Board by the Trustees. Directors are appointed on the basis of their qualifications, skills and experience and the Board includes some people who have used the Hospice services and also long-serving past employees.

The day-to-day management of the Hospice is carried out by the Chief Executive, Sister Rita Dawson MBE. The Chief Executive delegates to the department heads.

Board of Directors

Dr Denis Agnew - Chair
DDA MPhil PhD

Sister Rita Dawson MBE
RSC DL BSc (Hons) MSc RGN RSCN

Professor Marie T Fallon
MBChB MD FRCP (Glasgow) FRCP(E) MRCGP DCH DRCOG

Professor John Welsh

Professor John Brown CBE
FCRP (Edinburgh)

Ms Sheila G Morrow
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Retired)

Ms Elizabeth Thomas
BSc MSc RGN DN

Mr Edward McGuigan
BA FFA FIPA


 

Company Secretary

Ms Clare Murphy
BEd (Hons) MBA