Meet our experienced, dedicated management team, committed to delivering training excellence to learners, jobseekers, employers and partners.
Prior to joining Springvale, Alan held the position of STEM & Economic Adviser to Colleges Northern Ireland and represented the further education sector on a broad variety of industry and government bodies. In addition to his role as a member of MATRIX, the Northern Ireland Science Industry Panel, Alan also sat on Minister Farry’s working groups on Advanced Manufacture and Agri-Food.
Between 2007 and 2009, Alan managed the Northern Ireland Review of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) on behalf of the Department for Employment and Learning and Department of Education.
Previous positions include Head of Research and Development with Bombardier Aerospace; Manager of the QUB Aerospace Centre of Excellence, Senior Development Engineer with the Outboard Marine Corporation, Chicago; and Production Control Manager with GEC Turbines. In 2009, Alan was elected to Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.
Mary is responsible for the curriculum development and people development of the organisations.
Kieran is responsible for all aspects of strategic and operational finance, compliance, IT across the group
Lorraine is responsible for contract compliance, quality assurance, performance monitoring, management information systems and Business Services
Kelly is responsible for the Steps to Success programme across all sites at Springvale.
Alec is responsible for the Apprenticeship provision at Springvale.
Damien is responsible for the IT infrastructure across all sites at Springvale.
Pamela is responsible for all aspects of operational finance at Springvale.