Board Members

The Board of the Irish National Accreditation Board (hereafter the Accreditation Board) is established as a Committee of the Health and Safety Authority under part 7 of the Industrial Development (Dissolution of Forfás) Act, 2014.

The current membership consist of:

Ms. Ita Kinahan - Chairperson
State Chemist, State Laboratory

Dr. Adrienne Duff
Manager INAB, Ex Officio Member

Mr. Grant Henderson
General Manager, Applus Car Testing Service Ltd.

Mr. Paul Hetherington - Vice-Chairperson
Director of the National Metrology Laboratory, National Standards Authority of Ireland

Dr. Micheál Lehane
Programme Manager, Environmental Protection Agency

Mr. Jan van der Poel 
Chief Executive, Dutch Accreditation Council (RvA)

Dr. Caitríona Fisher 
Director of Quality, Scientific Affairs and Communications, Health Products Regulatory Authority

Mr. Ray Ellard
Director of Consumer Protection, Food Safety Authority Ireland

Mr. Peter Dennehy
CEO, Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council

Mr. Jim O'Toole 
Director of Meat and Livestock Division, Bord Bia

Mr. John O'Loughlin
Laboratory Manager, Rotunda Hospital

Mr. David Graham
Deputy Chief Executive, Animal Health Ireland