Staff & Executive Council
General Secretary - Patricia King
Patricia is a former vice-President of SIPTU and also served as one of two vice-Presidents of Congress.
A full time official with SIPTU for over 25 years, she was the first woman to serve as a national officer of the union when she was appointed vice-President, in May 2010.
She has represented workers in all areas of the economy, in both the public and private sectors.
Patricia was a lead negotiator in both the Croke Park and Haddington Road agreements and is a member of the National Oversight Body tasked with implementation of the latter agreement.
She played a leading role in the Irish Ferries dispute (2005/6) and in subsequent negotiations that saw an overhaul of employment rights law and the establishment of the National Employment Rights Authority (NERA).
Patricia currently serves on the boards of Pobal and the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) and was recently appointed to the board of the Apprenticeship Council.
Programme Manager General Secretary’s Office & Social Policy - Eileen Sweeney
Communications Officer - Macdara Doyle
Programme Manager HR & Communications - Deirdre Mannion
Industrial Officer - Peter Rigney
Industrial Officer - Liam Berney
Equality Officer/Developmental Officer/Global Solidarity Officer & Social Policy - David Joyce
Finance Officer - Pat Quinn
Director of Union Learning/CCN - Frank Vaughan
Programme Manager - Cork Project/Union Connect/Youth Connect - Fiona Dunne
Administrative Staff General Secretary's Office - Natalie Fox
Administrative Staff Finance Office - Catherine McLoughlin
Administrative Staff Finance Office - Patricia Ellis
Administrative Staff Reception - Vivien McDonnell
Administrative Staff Congress Studio & Admin Support - Fearghal Geraghty
Administrative Staff Reception - Pauline Corr
Assistant General Secretary - Owen Reidy
Equality & Social Affairs Officer - Clare Moore
Union Services Officer - Communications & Policy - John O'Farrell
Finance & Programme Manager - Gillian Belch
Union Services Officer NI - Kevin Doherty
Administrative Union Learning and Development Officer - Julie Gorman
Administrative Assistant - Eileen Gorman
Administrative Assistant - Tony Gallagher
Project Worker NI Migrant Rights Advisory Centre -