IDI Council

Since the beginning of 2017, IDI has become a CLG . IDI is a fully incorporated company limited by guarantee, a non-profit entity, led by an executive board of directors, monitored and steered by a guardianship council, directed by its members.The direction of the Institute of Designers in Ireland is given by a Council of up to 16. The President provides leadership and direction. Each council member is a leader or member of a committee that implement IDI strategy and run activities in a very proactive way.

The stategic direction of the Institute of Designers in Ireland is given by a Council of up to 16 members. Who meet, monitor and steer IDI. The day to day activities of the IDI is the charge of the IDI Board which is currently made up of President George Boyle, President Elect Kim Mackenzie-Doyle and Andrew Bradley Past President, along with a Treasurer and Honorary Secretary. The management of most IDI activity is carried out by Denis O'Kelly.

We are an open organisation and welcome members to get involved.

IDI Council 2016

George Boyle - President (2016/17)

George Boyle - President (2016/17)

Founder of Fumbally Exchange

Head of George Boyle Designs architectural practice.

grgboyle@gmail.com

Kim Mackenzie Doyle-President Elect    <br /> & IDI Communications Chairperson

Kim Mackenzie Doyle-President Elect
& IDI Communications Chairperson

HUB Controls Ltd

kimmackenziedoyle@gmail.com

Kim takes over the IDI Presidency in May 2017 for 12 months

IDI Eduation Chairperson -Dominic Southgate

IDI Eduation Chairperson -Dominic Southgate

Founder │ Director Boxclever

dominic@boxclever.ie

IDI Political Policy Chairperson-Andrew Bradley

IDI Political Policy Chairperson-Andrew Bradley

Andrtew is a Director Bradley Brand

IDI Business Membership Chairperson-John Moore

IDI Business Membership Chairperson-John Moore

John is a Director Clickworks

john.moore@clickworks.ie

IDI CPD/Training Chairperson-Aileen Dempsey

IDI CPD/Training Chairperson-Aileen Dempsey

Director of Designing Business

aileen@designingbusiness.ie

Marc O'Riain

Marc O'Riain

Director of Rua Architects and Lecturer CIT - IDI President Emeritus 2015 and Fellow of the IDI

IDI Regional Chairperson-Lorenzo Tonti

IDI Regional Chairperson-Lorenzo Tonti

Director Lorenzo Tonti Design, Lecturer WIT

lorenzo.tonti@icloud.com

IDI Design Social Chairperson-Paul Finnegan

IDI Design Social Chairperson-Paul Finnegan

Snr. Interior Designer MOLA

pfinnegan@molaarchitecture.com

IDI Design Social Representative-Lynda Smyth

IDI Design Social Representative-Lynda Smyth

Creative Director 

youcanreachlynda@hotmail.com

IDI Iterations and Research Chairperson-Con Kennedy

IDI Iterations and Research Chairperson-Con Kennedy

Lecturer IT Carlow

info@conkennedy.ie

IDI Universal Design Representative-James Hubbard

IDI Universal Design Representative-James Hubbard

James Hubbard is a Senior Design Advisor with the Centre for Excellence in Universal Design.

JEHubbard@nda.ie

Moya Farrell- Kingston Lafferty Design

Moya Farrell- Kingston Lafferty Design

Moya Farrell works in Design Management as Business Development Manager for Kingston Lafferty Design 

Awards 2016 Chairman - Kirk McCormack,

Awards 2016 Chairman - Kirk McCormack,

Kirk Is an architect and Principal of Longform

kirk@longform.ie

IDI Undergraduate/UX Representative-Barry Sheehan

IDI Undergraduate/UX Representative-Barry Sheehan

Undergraduate at Maynooth

sheehanbarry@hotmail.com

John Moriarty,

John Moriarty,

John is Interaction Design Lead at Fjord

Danielle Townsend

Danielle Townsend

Danielle is creative director at Danielle Townsend Design

Claire Dowling

Claire Dowling

Claire Dowling is an award winning designer and creative director for Deloitte Digital.

Denis O’Kelly-IDI Executive Officer

Denis O’Kelly-IDI Executive Officer

Institute of Designers in Ireland

info@idi-design.ie