2 Apr 2024

AONTAS AGM 2024: Positions Open on the AONTAS Board of Directors

Groups of people sitting around large table looking at documents in a large bright room

The venue for our AGM is being confirmed and invites will be sent out shortly to all AONTAS members. For now, save that date of 30th May 2024 for the AONTAS AGM! 

Last year, our event featured a keynote speech by academic, writer, and advocate Katriona O'Sullivan, who discussed her bestselling memoir Poor and her ideas about education and poverty. 

Positions Open on the AONTAS Board of Directors

There are nine positions available on the AONTAS Board of Directors this year.

We at AONTAS are committed to maintaining robust governance procedures in compliance with statutory requirements.

We see accountability as central to maintaining our reputation for excellence to our members, stakeholders, funders and the broader field of lifelong learning.

The AONTAS Board provides strategic direction and financial oversight to the organisation and promotes the values and vision of AONTAS.

The Board also ensures good governance and effective implementation of our Strategic Plan.

We will be emailing out nomination forms for the open Board positions soon. The positions include: 

  • 5 positions for Organisation Member Type (General) 
  • 2 positions for Organisation Member Type (Community Education) 
  • 1 position for Organisation or Individual Member Type (Adult Learner) 
  • 1 position for Individual Member (General) 

You can find information about these postitions and the nomination process here

To download the nomination form for each available position, please click on the relevant link below:

Nomination Form - Organisational Member for AONTAS Board

Nomination Form - Individual Member for AONTAS Board

Nomination Form - Adult Learner for AONTAS Board

Nomination Form - Chair for AONTAS Board 

For any queries regarding nominations, please contact Dwayne Keogh, our Governance and Operations Officer on 

Voting at our AGM: 

Voting on nominations to the Board is open only to members who have paid their membership fee in full.

If you are unsure of your membership status and would like to discuss more, please contact Brian Desmond, our Membership and Digital Engagement Officer, on 

More details on the AGM coming soon!