Management Team

The Secretary General of the Department of Rural and Community Development is Elizabeth Canavan.

The Department is organised in three Divisions, each of which is headed by an Assistant Secretary or Director:

  1. Community Division – Bairbre Nic Aongusa
  2. Rural Development & Regional Affairs Division – William Parnell
  3. Corporate Division – Vacancy

Governance of the Department is overseen by the Department’s Management Board.

A list of the people who are Designated Public Officials for the purposes of the Regulation of Lobbying Act may be viewed here.

A list of those State Boards and Agencies funded from the Department’s Vote, together with links to their websites, may be viewed here.