Board Members of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association


Eoin Martin – Chairman Eoin Martyn has been Chairman of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association since 2018. Eoin had previously served as a member of the IMSA board. Eoin has been pivotal to the development of the men’s sheds movement in Ireland, particularly in the West of Ireland, supporting the foundation of numerous new sheds throughout Connacht.
Frank McNamara is Secretary of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association. Frank was previously facilitator of Ennis Men’s Shed in Co. Clare and is in close contact with sheds throughout Munster, and further afield, on a daily basis. He has worked closely with local authorities and other partner groups throughout Ireland, advocating on behalf of men’s sheds.
Patrick Cummins served as a member of An Garda Siochana in Limerick and Kerry for over 30 years. Formerly a Shed Support Volunteer for Co. Kerry, Patrick has an intimate knowledge of the men’s sheds movement in the South-West and nationally.
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Gerald Sinnott is an Active Member of the Newtown and Newcastle Men’s Shed, Newtownmountkennedy, Co Wicklow.
silhouette-of-a-man-36181_1280  Paul O’Grady has twenty years’ experience as a CEO, COO and management consultant across a wide range of sectors. He has particular expertise in the fields of strategy development and implementation. He is currently CEO of Medfit Proactive Healthcare, a rehabilitation centre incorporating a full gym.
silhouette-of-a-man-36181_1280 Alan Tobin is a member of Meath County Council and a local businessman. He is also a member of Ashbourne Men’s Shed and was elected to the IMSA board in 2017.
Annalisa O’Carroll is an Executive Coach and Business Consultant. With an MBA and Postgraduate Diploma from the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Annalisa was formerly Head of Impact at Social Entrepreneurs Ireland.