LETTERKENNY CHAMBER COUNCIL 2024/25

Letterkenny Chamber of Commerce has a voluntary Council made up of 17 voluntary members representing and reflecting the membership of the Chamber and the wider Business Community. .

Claire McDonough

Claire McDonough

President

Claire McDonough is joint founder and owner of La Maison, Interior Design.

She has been on the Chamber Council since 2017 and most recently lead out on the Chamber’s strategic development.

As VP she headed up the Membership and R&D Committee.

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Vice President

Chris Lynch is a senior member of TCS.

He has been on the Chamber Council since 2019 and heads up the Business & Enterprise Committee.

Fionnuala Rabbitt

Fionnuala Rabbitt

Past President

Fionnuala Rabbitt is CEO of Highland Radio

She was the most recent President and now heads up the Governance & Sustainability Committee as well as being involved in the Community & Civic Committee.

 

 

Karoline Sweeney

Karoline Sweeney

Treasurer

Karoline Sweeney is Operations Manager in her family’s Castlegrove Country House Hotel.

She has been on the Chamber Council for a number of years.

Currently in the role of Treasurer, she also heads up the Membership and R&D Committee.

Shane Grant

Shane Grant

Deputy Treasurer

Shane Grant is Facilites Director in PGIM (Ireland) Ltd.

He has been on the Chamber Council for one year. He serves on the Business & Enterprise Committee and the Community & Civic Committee.

Jimmy Stafford

Jimmy Stafford

Vice President

Jimmy Stafford is Bank of Ireland Area North Risk & Operations Manager/

He previously served as Chamber President in 2020.

Jimmy serves on the Governance & Sustainability and the Community& Civic Committee.

 

 

Brian McCormick

Brian McCormick

Brian McCormick is owner of Brian McCormick Sports & Leisure

He has been on the Chamber Council for many years and was President on two occasions in 2006 and 2015.

Brian serves on the Business & Enterprise Committee.

 

Clare McNickle

Clare McNickle

Clare McNickle is owner of Clare Clothing, Ladies Boutique.

She has been on the Chamber Council for several years and serves on the Business & Enterprise Committee.

Annette Houston

Annette Houston

Annette Houston is Managing Director of FM Services Group. 

She has been on the Chamber Council for seven years and heads up the Community & Civic Committee.

 

Kristine Reynolds

Kristine Reynolds

Kristine Reynolds is owner of Reynolds Financial Services.

She served as Chamber President in 2022 and is heading up the ShopLK Sub-Committee as well as working on Governance & Sustainability Committee and Membership and R&D Committee.

 

Bernard Gallagher

Bernard Gallagher

Bernard Gallagher is owner of CBM Signs and Ballyraine Contracts

He has been on the Chamber Council for three years and serves on the Membership and R&D Committee and the Community & Civic Committee.

Michael Margey

Michael Margey

Michael Margey is Head of Business at ATU Donegal.

He has been on the Chamber Council for 10 years and was President in 2021.

He serves on the Governance & Sustainability Committee.

 

John Watson

John Watson

John Watson is owner of Watson Hire & Home

John has been on the Chamber Council for a number of years and served as President from 2011 to 2013.

He serves on the Business & Enterprise Committee and the Community & Civic Committee.

 

Phil Boyle

Phil Boyle

Phil Boyle is Development Executive with Twins Estates.

He has been on the Chamber Council for one year and serves on the Business & Enterprise Committee.

Leonard Watson

Leonard Watson

Leonard Watson owns Watson Menswear.

He has been on the Chamber Council for 10 years and was President in 2017 to 2019.

He serves on the Governance & Sustainability Committee, Business & Enterprise Committee and Community & Civic Committee.

 

Gerard McCormick

Gerard McCormick

Gerard McCormick owns Magees Chemist.

Gerard is a long standing member of the Chamber Council and served as President in 2016.

He is a member of the Business & Enterprise Committee