We are delighted to announce Tracey McNally as the new Chairperson of Rural Action.

Ms McNally, who took up the post of Chair at the end of April 2020, is well known and respected throughout the rural development sector having worked previously for the Rural Development Council before leaving to join the family manufacturing business in 2014.

Welcoming this new appointment, Teresa Canavan, Chief Executive of Rural Action said, “We are delighted at Tracey’s appointment as Chair and would like to congratulate her on her role. Her skills and expertise will be integral in guiding us in the delivery of our vision.”

Ms McNally commented, “I am pleased to have been appointed as Chair of Rural Action and to be working with a great Board and excellent staff team. I look forward to working with my fellow Board Members to realise Rural Action’s ambition to inspire action and make a positive contribution to the everyday lives of people.”