Dr Catherine Mullan - Non-Executive Director

Dr Catherine O’Mullan has recently retired as Vice Principal/Director of Curriculum Northern Regional College. She worked for over 30 years in the Further and Higher Education sector where she led the development of strategic partnerships with a range of stakeholders including the post primary and business and industry to develop bespoke skills training. Her professional interests include promoting the parity of esteem of professional and technical qualifications alongside traditional qualifications.

Dr O’Mullan was a member of the Ofqual Regulation of Vocational Qualification (NI) Committee and the Ofqual Innovation Advisory Board (UK) and the Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) NOS Steering Group. Most recently Dr O’Mullan was a member of the Expert Group convened to examine the future of qualifications in the north of Ireland and currently she sits on the Board of Trustees of W5, the Odyssey Trust Company and is a Board member of SportNi.  Dr O’Mullan is also a member of the Institute of Directors.