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ntwf-staffThe National TravellerWomen’s Forum is the national network of Traveller women’s organisations.

We currently have 45 member groups.

The organisation employs 4 staff and is governed by the co-ordinating group which is appointed yearly at the AGM by members.

Role of Voluntary Board of Management

  • To oversee the implementation of the Strategic Plan
  • To ensure full compliance with al financial & legal requirements of the NTWF
  • To ensure all relevant polices are in place and being implemented.
  • To support staff to implement Strategic Plan
  • To ensure adequate SS/S structures for all staff team are in place & being implemented.
  • To take a representative role (as agreed) for the organisation.
  • To ensure they as a management board participate in training to support them to implement their role as a Board of Management
  • To ensure all staff have up to date Job Descriptions & Contracts of Employment

Role of Staff Team

  • To deliver on the work of the Strategic Plan as agreed for their area of work with the BOM.
  • To contribute to the production of relevant reports on the work for the BOM
  • To support the BOM in their role
  • To participate fully in SS/S structures
  • To participate in training to endure they can deliver on their area of work. (agreed through Job Spec development)


Bridget Kelly – Galway
Julie Nevin – Laois
Mags Casey – Tipperary
Bridget Griffen – Wicklow
Bridget O Connor – Wicklow
Margaret Stokes – Waterford
Mary Stokes – Waterford
Mary Connors – Wexford



Maria Joyce – Co-ordinator
Cathryn Mannion– Policy Development Worker
Emma Jane Hoey – Training & Support Development Worker
Norrie Flynn – Administrator