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Niamh O'Reilly

AONTAS

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Niamh O’Reilly is CEO of AONTAS, the National Adult Learning Organisation in Ireland with expertise in lifelong learning, educational equality, learner voice and community education. Niamh was Chair of the Irish COVID 19 tertiary education response working group on Mitigating Educational Disadvantage. She serves on two Irish State Boards: Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) and SOLAS. Her work at European level includes acting as the designated national coordinator of the European Agenda for Adult Learning in Ireland. She served as an elected Board member of the European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA). She has a PhD in adult and community education from Maynooth University.

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