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Appointments to the Board of Northern Ireland Screen



Date Posted: July 24, 2019

The Department for the Economy has announced three reappointments and nine new appointments to the Board of Northern Ireland Screen, effective from 1st July 2019.

Dame Rotha Johnston CBE, Chairwoman of NI Screen (originally appointed 1st June 2013) has been reappointed for a further two years.  Elaine Sperber, Vice-Chair of NI Screen (originally appointed 1st July 2015) has been reappointed for two years. Member Greg Maguire, has been reappointed for four years (originally appointed on 1st July 2015).

Nine new members will join the Board. Mark Huffam CBE, Fionnuala Deane, Patrick Barr and Brenda Romero have been appointed for a period of five years. Michael Fanning, Sheila Fleming, Richard Hanna, Róise Ní Bhaoill and Susan Picken have been appointed for a period of three years.

Two existing Board members, Adeline Dinsmore and Michael Kuhn, will continue to serve on the Board until the end of their four year term in December 2020.

The appointments and reappointments were made in accordance with the Code of Practice issued by the Commissioner for Public Appointments for Northern Ireland. More information is available at the Public Appointments website.

Bios for our board members can be found here.

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