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Chief Executive

Siobhan Doherty

Siobhan Doherty

Chief Executive

Siobhan joined AWARE as Chief Executive in November 2011. Having first-hand knowledge of the impact of depression on people, families and friends she sees that there is a huge amount of work to do to ensure relevant services are provided to people with depression. Siobhan spends the majority of her time in the Belfast Office.

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Senior Management

Pat Lynch

Pat Lynch

Head of Education and Development

Pat has been working for AWARE since May 2000 and is the longest serving member of staff in the organisation. As Head of Services, Pat oversees the smooth running of the Education and Training department. Pat is a keen gardener and loves everything to do with the outdoors.

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Patricia McDaid

Patricia McDaid

Head of Corporate Services

Patricia joined AWARE in January 2004. Patricia is responsible for the smooth running of the organisation including management of Finance and Human Resources. In her spare time Patricia enjoys walking and zumba.

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Teresa Sloan

Teresa Sloan

Director of Fundraising and Communication

Teresa joined AWARE in January 2015. Teresa is responsible for generating fundraising income to ensure growth of the charity and its services. She is also responsible for increasing the public profile of AWARE and the services offered.

Teresa has worked in the charity sector for over 14 years and has a strong background in marketing and communications. Teresa enjoys exercise and outdoor activities.

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Tom McEneaney

Tom McEneaney

Head of Business Development

Tom started to work for AWARE in September 2009. Tom has 30 years clinical and management experience as a mental health professional working within the Belfast Trust area.

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Communications

Michelle Byrne

Michelle Byrne

Communications Officer

Michelle joined AWARE in March 2013 and is responsible for Communications within AWARE. Michelle has been tasked with raising the public profile of AWARE as well as the development and editing of all online communication including the website and social media sites. In her spare time, Michelle is a keen singer and enjoys spending time with her partner Stuart and young daughter Sophie. 

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Fundraising

Colleen Milligan

Colleen Milligan

Corporate Fundraising Officer

Colleen is the Corporate Fundraising Officer for AWARE. Colleen formerly worked in the Education and Training Department. Colleen loves nothing more than her holidays in Italy with her young family and is currently learning Italian.  She has a keen interest in Perinatal Mental Health and Young People's Mental Health 

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Joy Goodall

Joy Goodall

Fundraising Co-ordinator (Maternity Cover)

Joy joined the AWARE team in September 2016 and is currently based in the AWARE Belfast Office. Joy is currently covering Leanne's maternity leave. Joy can be contacted on joy@aware-ni.org or by calling 028 9035 7820. 

Leanne Millar

Leanne Millar

Fundraising Co-ordinator

Leanne is our Fundraising Co-ordinator in the Derry Office. Leanne is currently on maternity leave and is being replaced by Joy Goodall. To contact Joy please email joy@aware-ni.org

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Margaret McCrossan

Margaret McCrossan

Community Fundraiser

Margaret is our Community Fundraiser and works with fundraising teams particularly in the North West of the province. Margaret works closely alongside the Omagh AWARE Committee who have organized some extremely successful fundraising events to date.

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Education and Training

Catherine McColgan

Catherine McColgan

Education and Training Officer

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Collette Hale

Collette Hale

Project Officer - Feel Good Project

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Denise McConnell-Dillon

Denise McConnell-Dillon

Project Officer - Feel Good Project (Maternity Cover)

Denise McConnell-Dillon is the Project Officer for the Feel Good Project covering Maternity Leave for Collette. Denise is based in the Derry Office and can be contacted on 028 7126 0602 or by email denise@aware-ni.org 

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Marina Cully

Marina Cully

Education and Training Officer

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Patrick Anderson

Patrick Anderson

Education and Training Officer

Patrick has been working for AWARE since May 2015. Patrick qualified as a teacher in 2010 and taught in secondary education until he moved to the Voluntary and Community Sector to work with LGBT Young People in schools across Northern Ireland. Patrick now works within the Education and Training Department at AWARE, delivering training programmes such as Mood Matters and Living Life to The Full. Patrick enjoys keeping fit and enjoys most forms of exercise; in particular his training with Belfast Community Circus where he trains and performs as an aerial acrobat.

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Support Services

Caroline McLoughlin

Caroline McLoughlin

Support Services Officer

Caroline is passionate about Mental Health and has been involved as a volunteer with AWARE for over 13 years. She was a Board member for 12 years and held the position of Company Secretary. Caroline currently works with Support Services and manages a large team of volunteers who deliver services across NI. As well as working in the Community and Voluntary sector, Caroline’s wide and varied career with HMRC and her involvement in family business gives her considerable experience in both public and private sectors. Caroline is studying for her degree in counselling and wishes to pursue her career in the field of mental health.

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Cherry Cantrell

Cherry Cantrell

Support Services Officer

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Administration

Carole Coupe

Carole Coupe

PA to the Chief Executive/Administrator

Carole has been working for AWARE since October 2010 and helps out the Education & Training department. She helps to organise the training programmes, from advertising the courses, taking in the applications to evaluating the forms that the participants fill in. Carole also looks after the day to day duties of the office as well as being PA to the CEO.

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Mindfulness

Frank Liddy

Frank Liddy

Mindfulness Practitioner

Frank joined AWARE in October 2014. Frank has over 25 years’ experience in the delivery and practice of Mindfulness, both in Northern Ireland and internationally. He studied Mindfulness at the University of Wales and is accredited to use both Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention.

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Carolyn Blair

Carolyn Blair

Mindfulness Co-Ordinator

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