The PPN Secretariat is an administrative body. It is a flat structure, meaning there are no officers. It is the point of contact between the community & Waterford City & County Council and represents the 600+ PPN member groups in Waterford.

It has 11 representatives made up of the following:

  • 1 Member from each Municipal District (Dungarvan/Lismore, Comeragh, Tramore & Waterford City West, Waterford City East & Waterford City South)
  • 2 Members from each pillar (Community & Voluntary, Environment & Social Inclusion)

 When do they meet ?

Meetings take place approx every two months, during the evening, alternating between Dungarvan, Tramore & Waterford.

As Secretariat Rep you will:

  • Work as a team with the other PPN reps on the Secretariat
  • Sub committee roles, ie; HR/Finance/Awards
  • Coordinate and facilitate the day to day management of the PPN including the Staffing and budgets.
  • Implement the decisions of the Plenary (all PPN members)
  • Ensure the proper functioning of the PPN
  • Report back to the Plenary on developments/issues

Further informationAbout the PPN & Secretariat

Member Name Member Organisation Representing Email Phone
Peter O’ Rourke Waterford Older Persons Council Comeragh Municipal District 089 2397742
Michael J Walsh Ballysaggart Community Development Company Ltd. Dungarvan / Lismore Municipal District 086 837 7590
Frank Nolan Irish Water Safety Tramore/Waterford City West Municipal District 087 643 2289
VACANCY Waterford City East Municipal District
VACANCY Waterford City South Municipal District
Marion O’ Mara Waterford Older Persons Council (OPC) Community & Voluntary
086 8143873
VACANCY Community & Voluntary
Colette O’ Connell County Waterford Beekeepers Environment 058 41910
Lynda O Shea Sacred Heart Family Resource Centre Social Inclusion 085 8502375
Garrett Wyse Tramore Theatre Group Social Inclusion 087 653 6002

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