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Interim Director

Dr Joanne Murphy

Interim Director

Dr Joanne Murphy

Joanne is a Senior Lecturer in Queen’s Management School and Interim Director of the William J. Clinton Leadership Institute. Her research explores how public, private and third sector organisations, situated in extreme environments, manage and lead change. She is a Fellow of the Senator Mitchell Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice (QUB) and Chair of the British Academy of Management’s Organisational Transformation Change and Development Special Interest Group.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 6563

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Programme Directors

Alanna Cooke

Programme Director

Alanna Cooke

Alanna is a business psychologist who joined the Leadership Institute in March 2015 and brings 20 years of talent development with her.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 6993

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Programme Director

Enda Young

Enda is a highly experienced facilitator and trainer who specialises in negotiation, mediation and experiential learning.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4338

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Programme Director

Dr Louise O'Meara

Louise brings over 25 years of experience to her role as a facilitator, coach and programme designer along with expertise in collaborative approaches to leadership.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4340

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Joanne Kelly

Programme Director

Joanne Kelly

Joanne has a proven background in consultancy, executive coaching and leadership development and has over 16 years’ experience in successfully delivering solutions to clients. She has worked extensively across the private, public and voluntary sectors, incorporating financial services, technology companies and manufacturing.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 5656

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Business Development

Denise New


Denise Falls

Denise is a chartered marketer with 25 years of business experience in marketing, business development and PR.

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4394

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Clerical Staff




  • Clerical Officer
Rachel Ireland Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4394 

Sales and Marketing

  • Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Rachel Lauder Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4665

Programme Support

  • Programme Support Officer
Sarah Mitchell Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 6544

Finance and Clerical Support

  • Finance and Clerical Officer
Peter Curran Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 5515