The President and Board of the Chamber serve on a voluntary capacity,  The office of President is held on a yearly basis, with an option to stay for a second year.

Members of the Board are elected at the AGM each year,  up to one third of the board is automatically retired on an annual basis and elections held to fill the vacant seats.

Below is a listing of all Presidents of the County Carlow Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism CLG since its first meeting in 1947.

  • 1947
  • 1948 – 1949
  • 1950 – 1955
  • 1956 – 1958
  • 1959 – 1964
  • 1965
  • 1966
  • 1967 – 1968
  • 1969 – 1970
  • 1971 – 1972
  • 1973 – 1974
  • 1975 – 1976
  • 1977 – 1978
  • 1979
  • 1980 – 1981
  • 1982 – 1983
  • 1984 – 1985
  • 1986 – 1987
  • 1988 – 1989
  • 1990 – 1991
  • 1992 – 1993
  • 1994 – 1995
  • 1996
  • 1997
  • 1998 – 1999
  • 2000 – 2001
  • 2002 – 2003
  • 2004 – 2006
  • 2007
  • 2008 – 2009
  • 2010 – 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013 – 2014
  • 2015 – 2016
  • 2017 – 2018
  • Walter Kehoe
  • James Oliver
  • Desmond Governey
  • Daniel Carbery (Snr)
  • Brian C Lawler
  • R D McDonnell
  • William V Hadden
  • Sean O’Shea
  • Frank Tully
  • A J Fleming
  • Dan Carbery
  • George Fitzgerald
  • Sean Swan
  • Leonard Hanley
  • Peadar Doyle
  • John Kemp
  • Sean O’Shea
  • George Fitzgerald
  • Thomas F Kehoe
  • Raymond G Conlon
  • Anthony Dooley
  • John Lidierth
  • Michael Moriarty
  • Derek Butler
  • James McEntee
  • Nicholas Carpenter
  • Collette Morrissey
  • Mary O’Connell
  • Ken Dunne
  • David Walsh
  • Rachel Doyle
  • Eoin Kehoe
  • John Brophy
  • Derek Shannon
  • Yvonne Jones

Celebrating 70 Years of County Carlow Chamber at the Past Presidents Think Tank in 2017.

(Front L-R): Michael Moriarty; Collette Morrissey; Frank Tully; Rachel Doyle; Anthony Dooley.

(Back L-R): Brian O’Farrell, CEO; Derek Shannon; Yvonne Jones; Dan Carbery; John Brophy

Members of the 2017 Board of Directors meet with Past Presidents as part of the 70th Anniversary Celebrations.

Front (L-R); Dan Carbery, Collette Morrissey, Michael Moriarty, Yvonne Jones, Rachel Doyle, Anthony Dooley

Middle (L-R); Lisa Harney, Robert Millar, Brian O’Farrell, Colin Duggan, Barry Doyle, Josephine Mullally

Back (L-R); Derek Shannon, John Brophy, John Brennan, Martin Meagher, Gary Evans, Derry Maher, David McNamara