Our Committee

Members of the Committee of the Irish National Association are deeply involved in Irish culture and arts, and have many links with the Irish community in Sydney and around Australia.

President: Karl Kinsella

Active in Sydney’s Irish community and as an events manager, Karl has been a director of Sydney’s St Patrick’s Day parade, promoted Irish bands touring Australia, and supports arts and theatre.

Vice President: Pamela O’Neill

With a background in academic Celtic Studies and Law, Pamela lives in Glen Innes and is strongly involved with the Celtic Council of Australia, the Aisling Society of Sydney, and various other Celtic and Irish organisations in NSW.

Secretary: Paul Mortimer

With a background in welfare advocacy and migrant services, Paul is a keen musician who has organised Irish concerts and music lessons, plus the collection of the Sydney Irish histories.

Treasurer: Noel O’Keeffe

Noel is the much-valued INA Treasurer, who makes sure that the bills are paid, and the accounts and membership records are kept in order.

Committee members:

Daniel Conlon
Tomás de Bhaldraithe
Veronica Hannon
Enda Murray
Denis O’Flynn
Liam O’Mahony
Ken O’Neill


Judy Pinder
Glen Sheffer