Board of Management

‘Spirit of Partnership’

Part IV of the Education Act 1998 provides for the establishment of a Board of Management “for the purposes that a recognised school is managed in a spirit of partnership”.

St. Flannan’s College is managed by a Board of Management consisting of eight members: four nominees of the Trustees, two nominees of the parents of children attending the school and two nominees of the recognised teaching staff of the school.

The Board and its Chairperson are appointed by the Trustees of St. Flannan’s College and act as a corporate body.  The Board serves for a period of three years.  The period of service of the current Board is October 2017 to October 2020. The membership of the current Board is as follows.


Patrons Nominees:

Mr. Leonard Cleary  (Chairperson)

Ms. Mary Corbett

Mr. Pat Whyms

Dr. Denise Cox

Parents Nominees:

Mrs. Elaine Duffy

Mr. Christy O’ Connor

Teacher Nominees:

Mrs. Claire Wehrley

Mr. Benny Duggan

The Secretary to the Board is Fr. Ignatius McCormack, Principal.