Office Bearers / Committee

An Garda Síochana

  • Chairman: Deputy Commissioner Nacie Rice 

  • Committee members: Assistant Commissioner Michael Feehan, Chief Superintendent Colm Rooney, Superintendent Brian Brunton, Ann Friel, Michaela Moloney, Gary Gordon and Derek Gallagher

PSNI

  • Chairman: Assistant Chief Constable William Kerr
     
  • Secretary: Inspector Stephen Douglas

  • Committee Members: Gareth McKeown, Jeremy Adams, Pete Loughlins

Since the committee's formation, joint PSNI/Garda Síochána Torch Runs have been held for international and all-Ireland Special Olympics Games and each Torch Run has been honoured to have Special Olympics athletes on the Torch Run team.

A number of fundraising events have taken place, including PSNI organised Gala Dinners, Polar Plunges, Canoe Challenges and the Belfast Marathon whilst the Garda College in Templemore hosts Special Olympics events including swimming galas and sports days for athletes.