BeLonG To has announced that Nikki Gallagher, Director of Communications and Secretariat at SOLAS, has been selected as the new Chairperson of the Board of Directors.
Nikki brings with her an impressive track record in governance, public affairs and communications, and a strong commitment to advancing the rights and welfare of children.
She has been a member of the Board of BeLonG To for a year and a half. Her previous roles include Senior Communications Manager at the Ombudsman for Children’s Office, and Press Officer for Fine Gael.
Moninne Griffith of BeLonG To welcomed the news, and commented:
“I am looking forward to working with this longstanding ally and supporter of our mission”.
The Board of Directors plays an important role in supporting and advising the work that BeLonG To does. The dedicated group of experts in areas of leadership, communication, policy, and fundraising volunteer their time for this work.
BeLonG To, aspires to the highest levels of governance and openness in all of their work to eliminate homophobia and transphobia, and support LGBTI+ young people and families in need. They operate to Charity Institute Ireland’s Triple Lock standards – transparent reporting, ethical fundraising and good governance.
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