Steering Group

Role Skillnet is guided and supervised by an experienced Steering Group. Steering group members comprise of representatives from various business sectors and business organizations.


The Role of the Steering Group is to:


  1. Support the network to develop and provide enterprise-led training.

  2. Ensure the network is effective in offering training and development to member companies.

  3. Ensure the network is compliant and support Skillnet Ireland goals and objectives.

Our current Steering group members are:

Dara Callaghan

Role: (Network Promoter)

Boyle Chamber of Commerce

Mary Clifford

Role: Chairperson

Clifford Gas

Jacinta Glover

HR Manager


Ray Gannon


Gannon & Sons

Ciaran O Connor


Trojan IT

Caroline McNiff

Health & Safety Specialist


Joe Dolan


The Bush Hotel

Sinead Conneally

Learning & Development Specialist

Abbott Ireland Sligo

Cecil Taylor


Taylor Interiors


“Thank you for supporting our Management Development Programmes. Skillnet support was a significant factor in running the programmes and the funding process and support was both efficient & professional.”

Lisa McNama

Nordson Medical, Boyle

“Thank you for your support. The training was excellent value and had a significant impact on our business and people development. It’s wonderful what you do for small business, and we look forward to working with you again. “

Una Higgins

Claremorris Credit Union

“Role Skillnet continues to provide us with support and information to enable us to select the appropriate training for our employees. Michael and his team are always on hand to answer any questions and endeavor to provide us with the best solutions possible. “

Lesley-Ann Walsh

Homecare Medical Supplies