Who We Are

Chief Executive Officer, Eileen Branagh


Musical Director, Beverley McGeown


Finance and Admin Assistant, Jemma Robinson


Jemma Robinson

Kate Ingram was director of Open Arts from 1992 to 2013. Kate has retired from Open Arts but can be contacted for audio description work at nisightlines@gmail.com


Chairperson – Margaret Mann:

Supporter of arts activities and strong advocate
fordisabled people a member of Open Arts Community Choir. Margaret is blind.

Treasurer – Ian Lindsay:

Retired Chartered accountant with extensive financial experience.

Secretary – Fonsie Corr:

Retired bank manager and financial advisor and has close links with Open Arts Community Choir, as his daughter is a long serving member.

Vice-Chairperson – Andrea Hope:

Andrea studied performing arts. She is a member of the Open Arts Community Choir and Luminous Soul. Andrea is blind.

Sinead O’Donnell:

Contemporary practicing artist with a disability.

Caitriona Murtagh:

Long term volunteer with Open Arts, who was originally referred through the Action Mental Health, New Horizons programme and participant in Open Arts Gamelan performance group.

Shane Finnegan: Public Relations and Public Affairs Consultant