CARMEL MCKINNEY OBE
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service
Carmel is a highly accomplished strategic and operational leader. She is a former school principal and has chaired two large public sector organisations within Education. In 2015 she was appointed as the first female chairperson of NIFRS. Carmel has won numerous awards for her leadership and management including runner up in the 2017 Guardian Public Services Awards for Leadership Excellence. Carmel is savvy and resilient with extensive experience as a non-executive director and leader.