HECA’s new Executive Director

We are pleased to announce that Patricia O Sullivan has been appointed as HECA’s new Executive Director and will take up the role in May 2018. Patricia said she is ‘delighted to be joining HECA, in such exciting and challenging times for independent higher level education in Ireland.’

In welcoming Patricia, HECA Chairman, David Carpenter, stated that’ Patricia brings a wealth of experience to HECA and is passionately committed to the Irish higher education sector. Patricia has seventeen years of experience working in higher education and has worked in a range of higher education institutions including the University of Westminster, London, and Cork Institute of Technology. Most recently she has been with Institution of Physical Therapy and Applied Sciences in Milltown, Dublin. Patricia holds a BSc from the University of Westminster, London and an MA from University College Cork. We look forward to Patricia joining us and wish her every success in her new role.’