CPI is run by a Governing Body, most of whom live with chronic pain. The Governing Body is responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of CPI. All are volunteers with a range of skills and expertise from financial, legal and business backgrounds.
A successful & accomplished Chief Executive/Managing Director. John has worked in both the private sector & the Public Health Sector. In the Public Health Sector he was Chief Executive Officer of organisations involved in the areas of physical, sensory & intellectual disability.
She is also the familiar voice on Dublin's Sunshine 106.8 presenting many shows during her time at the station. In 2016 Andrea's book 'Pain Free Life' was released. The book reveals that hidden behind her smile is a private battle with Chronic Pain.
company, charities and public funding legislation.William suffered chronic pain following a severe rugby accident and failed spinal surgery but overcame the challenge to lead a successful career.
Linda plays a significant role in the charity and brings a wealth of financial expertise having been employed in the financial sector for many year. Linda is currently working full-time for a well respected organisation as a Group Financial Advisor.
She's had multiple surgeries and interventions but because of ongoing health issues is unfortunately unable to work. She has however 2 dogs (whippets), 2 cats and a partner.. not necessarily in that order!
Eileen is a nurse who is living with chronic pain for the last decade and has found that mindfulness practice has greatly helped in learning to reduce and work through some of the factors which tend to aggravate pain.
After many years service within the banking sector she decided to become a special needs teacher. Eimear has fibromyalgia and while not currently employed she is positive about the future.
Over 17 years managerial experience in the educational sector including finance, project, office and event management. Working with CPI since 2008 with responsiblities including office management, support services, helpline and event management.