Shane McCurdy

CSSC appoint Interim Chief Executive

Shane McCurdy has been appointed as Interim Chief Executive for Controlled Schools’ Support Council with effect from 01 January 2021.

Shane will take over from Barry Mulholland who vacates the role on 31 December 2020. We wish Barry well in his new role as Chairperson of Education Authority.

Shane joined CSSC in October 2018 as Head of Corporate Services and we congratulate him as he takes on this new and exciting role in 2021 leading CSSC as it continues into its 5th year.

Shane was formerly the Chief Executive of the North Eastern Education and Library Board prior to its dissolution, having previously been its Chief Finance Officer. He also worked as a Director (designate) in ESA and was the Interim Head of Finance of the Education Authority on its establishment.

Shane is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.

Shane was also recently appointed as a member of the Northern Ireland Local Government Officers’ Superannuation Committee.


28 December 2020