Board Members of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association


Killian O’Flynn – Chairman  is currently Head of SME Banking at Permanent TSB plc. Previously Head of Strategic Planning at the National Asset Management Agency (NAMA). He has also held various positions with AIB Bank and is a certified Bank Director specialising in corporate and business lending,strategic planning, business development, risk management and operational excellence. He was elected Chairman of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association in 2017.
Patrick Cummins –A former Garda elected to the IMSA Board in 2017, Patrick was previously a Shed Support Volunteer for Co. Kerry and is an active member of Ballybunion Men’s Shed.

Eoin Martyn is a long-time member of Eastside Men’s Shed in Co. Galway. A native of Co. Mayo, Eoin frequently liaises with sheds throughout the West.
 Stephen Board  Stiofán mac Cléirigh is the Coordinator of the Armagh Men’s Shed and whilst he is originally from Monaghan, he has been living in Armagh now for 37 years. He is also an advocate for sheds in the Ulster area so if anyone is interested in setting up a shed in this area give him a call. Stephen has been involved in all aspects of community work for nearly 40 years and he thinks that the Men’s Shed concept is very unique and fits so well into community life.  He is a firm believer in Social Enterprise and thinks that sustainability through this model is so important for the future of all sheds.
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Gerald Sinnott is an Active Member of the Newtown and Newcastle Men’s Shed, Newtownmountkennedy, Co Wicklow.
peter finnegan Peter Finnegan is an Active Member of the Cumannn na Bhfear Men’s Shed in Co Galway
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 including healthcare, leisure, technology, outsourcing, food / agribusiness and professional services. He has a particular expertise in strategy development and implementation. He is currently CEO of Medfit Proactive Healthcare, a rehabilitation centre incorporating a full gym. Their goal is to improve the quality of life of their clients through greater activity and exercise. Having previously run a chain of gyms Paul is passionate about the positive impact that exercise can have on both physical and mental health and wellbeing.
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.