• MLSA AGM 2023

  • Industrial Action 2022

    On the pickets at Our Lady's Hospital Navan in May 2022
  • MLSA AGM 2022

  • Industrial Action May 2022

    Damp but determined - picketing at Mayo University Hospital

MLSA Executive Committee

The Executive Committee of the MLSA is responsible for the administration of the affairs of the MLSA and the development of the union. The committee consists of ten members elected by the membership for a two-year term, according to the rulebook of the Association. The Executive Committee meets 10-12 times a year. At the first meeting of each new Executive Committee after the AGM, the ten members elect the officers of the committee in a secret ballot. There are four officer roles: Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson, Treasurer and Honorary Secretary.


For data protection reasons, committee member contact details are not available on the website but members can seek contact information from Head Office.


The new Executive Committee for 2023 - 2024 met for the first time on 9th November 2023 and elected its officers for the next year. 


MLSA Executive Committee 2023-2024





Mairead Ní Mhuimhneacháin 2

University Hospital Kerry

Deputy Chairperson

Kevin O’Boyle 2

Beaumont Hospital, Dublin


Hugh O’Byrne 1

Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise

Honorary Secretary

Tom Hesketh 2

Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar


Aideen Tobin 1

University Hospital Waterford

Andrea Byrne 2

Naas General Hospital

Billy Crosbie 2

St Vincent’s University Hospital Dublin

Emer Hennessy 1

Mayo University Hospital

Esther McCormack 1

Sligo University Hospital

Roisin Wheatley 2

Mater Misericordiae Hospital Dublin


1 Elected in 2022 for a two-year term

2 Elected in 2023 for a two-year term