The Steering Group oversees the implementation of the Pollinator Plan which is coordinated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre. The steering group is reviewed annually to ensure that expertise on the group reflects the key tasks that are being undertaken in any given year. 


All-Ireland Pollinator Plan Steering Group 2019-2020:

Dr Úna FitzPatrick (chair): National Biodiversity Data Centre

Dr Jane Stout (deputy chair): Trinity College Dublin

Mr Ken Bradley: DAERA; Environmental Policy Division

Ms Pauline Campbell: DAERA; Northern Ireland Environment Agency

Ms Niamh Carmichael: Centre for Environmental Data and Recording (CEDaR)

Ms Rachael Conway: Butterfly Conservation

Ms Hannah Denniston: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Ms Susie Hill: Ulster Beekeepers Association

Ms Catherine Keena: Teagasc

Dr Mary Montaut: Federation of Irish Beekeepers’ Associations (FIBKA)

Dr Archie Murchie: Agri-Food and Biosciences NI

Ms Anne Murray: Local Authorities: Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County Council

Dr Brian Nelson: National Parks and Wildlife Service

Ms Eimear Fox: Transport Infrastructure Ireland

Ms Melina Quinn: National Trust