First Chief Executive announced of the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

April 19, 2010

Frances McCandless was appointed as the Chief Executive of the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI) with effect from 8 April 2010

Prior to her appointment as chief executive of CCNI, Frances McCandless held the post of Director of Policy at the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA).

The appointment of a chief executive of CCNI is seen as a key development in the establishment and progress of CCNI as it fulfils its role as charity regulator in Northern Ireland.