Lady Geraldine Dunraven was previously a longstanding member of the Friends of the Hunt Museum Committee. Geraldine now sits on the Board of Directors. She has a great interest in history, particularly local social and cultural history.
Asheesh Dewan is the owner and founder of the cutting-edge contemporary Indian restaurant chain Jaipur. Asheesh is also the co-founder of a successful technology company “Segala” and “Metacert” in the USA. He was voted the Permanent TSB Entrepreneur of the year 2008-09 and also the Ulster Bank Ethnic entrepreneur of the year 2008. He is a board member on the South Asia & India Initiative at Trinity College working closely with the Trinity foundation. He is also a board member of Shantilife Foundation in India. Asheesh is active in mentoring young people in entrepreneurship and lectures at Various Irish Universities on the topic.
Maria Kelly is currently undergoing full time PhD studies in International Entrepreneurship at the University of Limerick. Prior to that, she was CEO of Limerick Chamber for 10 years. Maria served on many Boards and committees including Chambers Ireland, the Limerick Market Trustees, the Limerick Marketing Company and the City Development Board. Previously the Head of Marketing with Chorus (now UPC), Maria was responsible for developing and managing the company’s marketing strategy and rebrand in 2000 including the roll-out of new telecommunications services. Maria also worked with Murray Consultants in Dublin, in both the corporate PR and event management sections of the business.
David O’Hora is the Account Director with Southern Marketing Media and Design in Limerick. Active in the promotion of Limerick, David recently held a key role on the Board of Directors during Limerick’s time as City of Culture in 2014.
Irene Hamilton is the Managing Director at Iconic Newspaper having previously worked as Regional Managing Director in Johnston Press ROI. Formerly the Vice President of Network Limerick, Regional Sales Director for Munster with Johnston Press and Sales and Marketing Director for The Clare People. Irene is currently a member of the National Executive Committee for The Regional Newspaper Association of Ireland and has served on The Hunt Museum Board of Directors since 2012.
Donncha Ó Treasaigh
Donncha Ó Treasaigh currently is the Chairperson and the ETB Sectoral Representative of NAPD Region 6 (Limerick, Clare & Kerry). He is Secretary of the ETBI sub-committee on ETB All-Irish Post Primary Colleges and an active member of the Limerick Education Centre (formerly Treasurer and currently Chairperson). Donncha has been appointed to the Junior Cycle Team to assist with in-service of school personnel in preparation for the commencement of the new Junior Cycle Student Award course. Recently, Donncha has been selected by NAPD to be mentor for newly qualified Principals and Deputy Principals.
Tracy Reddy is currently the Manager of Limerick’s Simon Community. Tracy previously worked at St Munchin’s Family Resource Centre as Co-ordinator of Services to Older People forming part of the Senior Citizens Committee.
Brid Stanley’s has a successful background in film production and advertising. A long standing supporter of The Hunt Museum, Brid joined The Friends of the Hunt Museum in 1998. She subsequently served on the Friends Council from 2005, was appointed Secretary in 2006 to 2009, and served as Chair from 2009 to 2012.
Eugene Hayes, Company Secretary
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