The Executive Committee Structure


The Executive Committee  consists of 15 people nominated as follows:

  • 5 x 2 geographically based representatives corresponding to the 5 Electoral Areas in Meath

  • 1 representative from Active Retirement Ireland

  • 1 representative from the Men’s Shed Project

  • 1 representative from Nursing Homes

  • 1 representative from the Career’s Association

  • 1 representative from  the Irish Countrywomen’s Association


Aim's & Objectives of the Executive Committee 

  • Create a place where the voices of over 55’s are heard and where the local needs are met


  • Develop the capacity of older people to decide priorities, shape objectives and deliver actions to bring about change


  • Guide and advise Meath Partnership and its collaborative partners on strategies and actions to improve the quality of life of over 55’s in the county


  • Promote a positive image of over 55’s showcasing their skills, talents and knowledge in making Meath an Age Friendly County


  • Act as a communication resource for over 55’s in terms of information sharing, access to service providers and presentations on issues that affect its membership


  • Play a representative role on the Age Friendly County Alliance and assist the Alliance in delivering on it’s objectives


Executive Committee Members


Navan Electoral Area-

Richard Lee, Navan & Mary Calt, Navan

Kells Electoral Area-

Marie Cassidy, Carlanstown & Mairead McGrath,Kells

Slane Electoral Area-

Jim Matthews, Stamullen & Rosario Wall,Bellewstown

Trim Electoral Area-

Teresa Austin, Summerhill & Sean Quinn,Rathmolyon

Dunshaughlin Electoral Area-

Bernie Jones Dunshaughlin  & Anne McEntaggart, Kilmessan

Irish Countrywomen’s Association-

Dolores McGrath, Ashbourne

Men’s Shed Groups- 

James Carolan, Castletown

Active Retirement Ireland-

Patrick Cussen, Moynalty

Nursing Homes-

Lucy Flynn Grillet, Millbury Nursing Home

The Carers Association-

Tracey Brennan