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Board of Trustees

Christian Aid Ireland is a company in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland, and is governed by the boards of these two companies. The two boards operate as one board and include 8 directors who are nominated by our sponsoring churches.

Three directors also serve on the board of Christian Aid Britain & Ireland.  

  • Rev Dr Liz Hughes (Chair), Retired Minister of Whitehouse Presbyterian Church
  • Dr Carol Ackah (Vice Chair)
  • Mrs Hazel Baird (Vice Chair), Methodist Church in Ireland
  • Rev Uel Marrs, Presbyterian Church in Ireland (NI)
  • Rev Dr Colin McClure, Presbyterian Church in Ireland (NI)
  • Mrs Sandra Dukelow, Church of Ireland (ROI)
  • Mr David Kingston, Religious Society of Friends (ROI)
  • Ms Alexis Chapman, Christian Aid
  • Rev Michael Parker, Church of Ireland
  • Rev Dr Laurence Graham
  • Mr Neil Payne
  • Dr Gillian Wylie
  • Mr Gareth Dunlop
  • Mr Joe Campbell
  • Bishop Patrick Rooke, Church of Ireland
  • Dr Nicola Brady, Irish Council of Churches


Republic of Ireland 

Registered charity no. 20014162. Company no. 426928


Northern Ireland 

Registered charity no. XR94639. Company no. NI059154