Vie is governed by a voluntary board of directors who are drawn from a range of professional backgrounds – all of whom have a track record in supporting the mission, vision and values of the company.
The current Board members of VIE (as of 1 March 2021) are:
- Mark Hamilton
- Mary Barrett
- Felim Donnelly
- Tom Finnegan
- Anne Murray
- Joe McCarroll
- Ann Gallagher
- Cora Sherlock
- Lorcan Price
- Nuala Ui Laimhin
Our Management Team
Day-to-day management of VIE is led by the Chief Executive Officer supported by a skilled team, who oversees the individual projects and initiatives that VIE promotes.
The Chief Executive Officer is Eilís Mulroy, a qualified solicitor who has worked in the area of public policy and the non-profit industry for over 15 years.
Our Commitment to Supporters and Donors
The Board of VIE is immensely grateful to all our supporters and volunteers who aid or directly participate in our work.
Guaranteeing good governance of the organisation and good stewardship of our donors’ contributions is something we take extremely seriously.
As a non-profit Company operating in Ireland, we are committed to the highest standards of systems and processes. We are dedicated to working towards our mission and achieving our objectives with integrity while managing the organisation and its resources in an effective, efficient, accountable and transparent way.
We are committed to upholding the highest standards of transparency and accountability in governance and we aim to operate in line with the Charities Governance Code which sets the standards that should be met by non-profit entities.
1) Commitment to our Values
All work that we undertake is carried out in compliance with our stated Mission, Vision and Values.
2) Wise Stewardship of Finances
We do not receive government funding. We take seriously the need to be wise stewards of all resources entrusted to us by our donors.
3) Honesty in Fundraising
We are committed to be accurate and ethical in all claims we make on our fundraising material.
4) Transparency in our Accounts
We produce an annual independently audited statement of accounts which are lodged with the CRO.
5) Staff Accountability
Our staff team are accountable to our Board of Directors.
6) Compliance with the Governance Code
As a non-profit organisation we seek to operate in line with the Charities Governance Code.