Dublin Office

General Secretary - Patricia King

Patricia King

Patricia is the General Secretary of ICTU and became the first woman to serve in this position when she took up the post in 2015.

She 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.

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 the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) the Apprenticeship Council, Court Services Board and the Low Pay Commission.


Campaigns Officer - Macdara Doyle

Programme Manager │Senior Administrator - Deirdre Mannion

Industrial Officer - Liam Berney

Equality Officer/Developmental Officer/Global Solidarity Officer & Social Policy - David Joyce

Finance Officer - Pat Quinn

Health & Safety Consultant - Frank Vaughan

Programme Manager One Movement / Trades Councils - Fiona Dunne

Social Policy & Legislative Officer - Laura Bambrick

Social Policy & Legislative Officer - Ger Gibbons

Media Consultant - Conor Kavanagh

Executive Assistant General Secretary's Office - Natalie Fox

Administrative Staff Finance Office - Catherine McLoughlin

Administrative Staff Reception - Patricia Ellis

Administrative Staff Reception - Vivien McDonnell

Administrative Staff Finance Office - Pauline Corr

Belfast Office

Assistant General Secretary - Owen Reidy

Equality & Social Affairs Officer - Clare Moore

Union Services Officer - Communications & Policy - John O'Farrell

Finance & Programme Manager - Gillian Allen

Union Services Officer NI - Kevin Doherty

Administrative Union Learning and Development Officer - Julie Gorman

Administrative Assistant - Tony Gallagher