Chief Executive  - Gary Lee
Gary is a Solicitor with over 20 years experience in Disability Law. He has a law degree from UCD and a certificate in Disability Studies from CIL/NUI Maynooth. Gary is a Chairperson of Mental Health Tribunals and lectures extensively in Mental Health Law. He has been involved with CIL for the past several years and joined the board of Blanchardstown CIL in 2007.
Leader Forum Co-ordinator - Naoise Cunningham
Naoise has a degree in Sociology & Politics and a Masters in Politics from UCD. Naoise was a member of the academic staff of the Department of Politics, UCD for two years. Naoise has also completed a HDip in Community & Youth Work in NUI Maynooth and has worked in community development both in Ireland and overseas. Naoise has been a member of the St Vincent de Paul since 2005 and is currently one of the SVP Presidents. Naoise has additional training in Addiction Studies, Counseling and most recently Conflict Resolution. 


Nina is an honors graduate in art and design with 18 years’ experience in Brand Management.

Development Officer - Susan O'Brien
Susan has been employed with CIL since 2003. Prior to joining CIL she graduated from NUIG with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. Susan went on to study for a Masters in Business Studies where she specialised in Electronic Commerce. She was a member of the academic team in NUIG for two years before going on to work in logistics management for a multinational healthcare manufacturer. Susan’s original role with CIL centered on European development. She is currently the Organisation Network Operations Officer.