Orla Barry

Orla Barry is an independent consultant with management and leadership experience in the mental health and social voluntary sectors. Her previous roles include CEO, Mental Health Ireland; Director, Mental Health Reform; Director of Services, Focus Ireland and Head Occupational Therapist, Eastern Health Board mental health services. Orla is chairperson of Gateway, a peer support mental health project in Rathmines, Dublin, and she has served on the boards of the Peter McVerry Trust, Cluid housing and the National Disability Authority.