Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

028 9262 3555

The Executive

The Executive of the Arts Council

​The Executive is responsible for the implementation and delivery of the strategies set out by the board of the Arts Council.

Chief Executive’s Office

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Roisin McDonough

Chief Executive (SCS)

Arts Development Department

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Noírín McKinney

Director of Arts Development (UG7)


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Lorraine McDowell

Director of Operations (UG7)

Strategic Development Department

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Nick Livingston

Director of Strategic Development & Head of Policy and Research (UG7)

Corporate Services Department

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Geoffrey Troughton

Director of Finance and Corporate Services (UG7)