Our Team

Aideen O'Leary


Aideen manages the day to day running of the organisation and reports directly to the Board, since her appointment as Interim CEO in 2020. Prior to this she spent 6 years working for Bóthar in Africa. Aideen has an MBA and previously worked in international banking across Europe. 

Email: aideen@bothar.ie 

Ailish O'Reilly

Incoming interim CEO

As Interim CEO Ailish O'Reilly will take on the day to day operations as Bóthar move forward with our strategic plan. Ailish has six years practical experience living and working alongside rural communities in Southern Haiti. She holds an MA in Development and compliments this with nineteen years of project and senior management in both the private and the charitable sector.


Niamh Mulqueen

Chief Operating Officer

Contact Niamh for any queries you may have about the running of the organisation. Niamh reports to the CEO. A long-standing member of staff, Niamh has travelled to many of our project countries ensuring that our programmes are as efficient and effective as they can be. 


Email: niamh@bothar.ie 

Elaine Moynihan

Financial Accounts Manager

Elaine manages Bóthar's accounts ensuring the organisation is SORP compliant. Elaine works with our auditors to produce our financial statements. 

Email: elainem@bothar.ie

Valarie O'Gorman

Contract Administrator

Valarie has been running her own virtual assistant business since 2020. In this capacity she has been consulting with the Bóthar team since 2021. Valarie is happy to help you with any queries that you may have and can be reached on info@bothar.ie

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