PIPS Hope & Support Board of Directors

Ian Mallon:  Qualified Solicitor in both Northern Ireland & Republic of Ireland. Developed Ian Mallon Solicitors Ltd into one of the largest litigation firms in Northern Ireland. Ian will provide a broad range of legal knowledge and experience to assist from issues like Charitable Status, funding, Human Resources, development and expansion of PIPS Hope and Support.

Maureen Kearney: Human Resource Manager, MJM Marine, Newry, Maureen will provide advice across the range of human resource matters including employee relation matters, discipline and grievance, performance, absence management and general employee welfare. To assist with the development and review of HR policies, procedures and documentation ensuring compliance with legislation, to advise, on a daily basis, the CEO ensuring the delivery of operational services and maintaining the integrity of the organisation with regard to all HR matters. maureen will ensure compliance with and promotion of equality, health and safety and employee development in compliance with organisation human resources policies and legal requirement and demonstrating best practice.

Louise O Reilly:  A qualified Accounting Technician, Louise is now in her final year of her training contract as a Chartered Accountant with Daly Park & Company Ltd, Newry.  Louise is a great  believer in the invaluable and extensive prevention, intervention and postvention work done by PIPS Hope and Support and believes her accountancy and taxation experience will be of benefit to the PIPS N&M team in terms of compliance and operational administration.   As a young professional she is very keen to develop and grow using the experience obtained through her role in PIPS. 

Keith Brady: Sales and Marketing Manager with RITE Fitness Supplements, in the past Keith was the sales executive fro the Irish Times Keith has invaluable marketing and sales experience and oversees Fundraising & volunteering with PIPS Hope & Support.

Peter Fitzsimmons: Chairman of NI-CO  Northern Ireland - Cooperation Overseas , Board member of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority. Board member of Newry and Mourne Enterprise agency, also a former Director and general manager with multi-national SCA package, Peter has been a leading member of the business community in South Down, he is a previous Director of LEDU and a current director of Enterprise Northern Ireland, Peter brings invaluable expertise in marketing and business development and believes in the invaluable work offered by PIPS Hope & Support.