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Results of the 2016 RDS Elections

 

The following candidates were declared elected at the Stated General Meeting on Thursday, 1 December 2016.

 

Honorary Officers

 

Office of President of the Society

Ms Bernie Brennan

 

Office of Vice-President of the Society

Professor J. Owen Lewis

 

Elected to the Council

 

Agricultural Section of the Council – 2 Vacancies

Mrs Jane Darragh was re-elected to serve a second term on this Section of the Council. The newly-elected member of this Section of the Council is Professor Cathal O’Donoghue who had been co-opted to the Council during the year.

 

Section of the Council for Science and its Industrial Applications – 3 Vacancies

The newly-elected members of this Section of Council are Mr Daniel Fitzgibbon, who had been co-opted to the Council during the year, Dr Sheila Donegan and Dr Charles Mollan.

 

Section of the Council for the General Purposes of the Society – 1 Vacancy

The newly-elected member of this Section of the Council is Ms Alison Hackett.

 

Elected to Standing Committees

 

Committee of Agriculture and Rural Affairs – 3 Vacancies

The newly-elected members of this Committee are Mr Denis K. Bergin, Mr Denis Fay and Mr David J. Wiggins. Mr Denis K. Bergin and Mr David J. Wiggins had been co-opted to the Committee during 2016.

 

Committee of Science and Technology – 2 Vacancies

Ms Dinah Molloy was re-elected to serve a second term on the Committee. The newly-elected member of this Committee is Mr David Keenahan.

 

Committee of Arts – 2 Vacancies

Mrs Joan Cowle was re-elected to serve a second term on this Committee. The newly-elected member of this Committee is Dr Philip Dodd.

 

Equestrian Committee – 1 Vacancy

The newly-elected member of this Committee is Lt Col Tom Freyne.

 

Committee of Industry and Commerce – 5 Vacancies

Mr Hilary Hough, Ms CairĂ­n O’Connor, Mr Frank Ryan and Ms Geralyn Thompson were re-elected to serve a second term on this Committee. The newly-elected member of this Committee is Mr John F. Whelan.

 

 

For information regarding the Annual Elections, please contact the Registrar, Eileen Byrne (tel: +353 (0) 1 240 7221; email: eileen.byrne@rds.ie)

 

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Minerva

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