THINKHOUSE is proud to announce that the PRII National Council has appointed Laura Wall, Group Account Director, Public Relations and Advocacy at THINKHOUSE, to its board of directors.

Joan Mulvihill, Digitalisation Lead for Siemens in Ireland has also been appointed a director on the council.

Laura Wall leads the Public Relations and Advocacy team at THINKHOUSE where she has been instrumental in numerous campaigns helping brands connect with 18 to 35 year-olds. Laura has over ten years of agency experience in Ireland and the UK, working with consumer brands on both global and local consumer campaigns. She is also a member of The Purpose Disruptors Ireland, a group of communication professionals who advocate for planet-positive communication strategies, thinking and practice.

Joan Mulvihill, Digitalisation Lead for Siemens in Ireland, is at the forefront of driving technology adoption in Ireland for the past decade. Previously CEO of the Irish Internet Association and Centre Director for the Irish Centre for Cloud Computing, Joan’s role in leading digitalisation for Siemens’s customers builds on her understanding of the needs of Irish businesses to create sustainable value.

They join Padraig McKeon, FPRII (President); David Geary, MPRII (Vice-President); Jason Kiernan, MPRII (Company Secretary); Eoin Kennedy, MPRII; Aileen Power, MPRII and Dr Karl Anderson, MPRII.

Speaking on the new appointments, President of PRII Padraig McKeon said,

“Laura and Joan bring different experiences and perspectives which will benefit the direction the Council can provide to the work of the Institute, outcomes for members, and its capability to evolve in an ever-changing sector.”