Development And Alumni Relations Office

 

CONVOCATION  STANDING  COMMITTEE

 

Eoin McMullan Chair of Convocation wearing suit in front of Quad cloisters

eoin mcmullan

ChairPERSON (Nov 17 - present)

Eoin graduated with a BSc Accounting in 2013 and is now a Partner with Hill Vellacott Chartered Accountants. He is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland and previously served as Hon. Treasurer of the Queen's Graduates' Association.  Eoin also serves as a member of Senate at the University and is a member of the University Audit Committee. 

Jonny Hill wearing suit in front of Quad cloisters

jonathan hill

DEPUTY ChairPERSON (nov 17 - present)

Jonathan is a Practice Manager in an accountancy firm and currently sits as a lay member on the Management Board of Queens Students Union. He is a former President of both Queens Students Union and the Queen's Graduates' Association.

Erin Early in front of Quad cloisters

erin early

CONVOCATION COMMITTEE MEMBER (2017 - Present)

Erin is a Research Fellow at the Institute of Education, University College London. She completed her PhD at Queen's University Belfast in 2020. Erin was formerly the Honorary Secretary of Queen's Graduates' Association.

Feargus McCauley wearing suit in front of Quad cloisters

feargus mccauley

Convocation committee member (2017 - PRESENT)

Feargus was elected as President of the Queen's Graduates' Association in 2021. He is a Director with Allstate Northern Ireland, where he has responsibility for leading a diverse IT portfolio supporting a wide variety of Allstate business areas.

Stephen McCrystal wearing plaid shirt in front of Quad cloisters

stephen mccrystall

convocation Committee member (2018 - present)

Stephen was elected as the Vice President Equality & Diversity at the Students’ Union in 2016 and President of Queen’s Students’ Union in 2017/18. He took part in the Project Children Internship Programme during his studies and interned with a law firm in Denver, Colorado, as well as volunteering with Habitat for Humanity. Stephen was awarded Equality Activist of the Year at the Student Achievement Awards Ireland in 2017. 

Fergal McFerran wearing blazer and tie in front of Quad cloisters

fergal mcferran

CONVOCATION COMMITTEE MEMBER (2017 - PRESENT)

Fergal McFerran is current Secretary of the Queen's Graduates' Association and previously held the position of President.  He also previously served as President of NUS-USI, Northern Ireland’s student movement from 2015 – 2017. He is a current member of the Board of the National Children’s Bureau and is a diversity & inclusion specialist currently working for Stonewall, Europe’s largest LGBT rights organisation.  

Carolyn Forster wearing white blouse in front of Quad cloisters

carolyn forster

convocation committee member (1982-present)

Carolyn is a former President of Queen’s Women Graduates and is currently Finance Officer for the Association. Presently she is Vice Chair and Treasurer of Women's Forum Northern Ireland and represents WFNI on the executive committee of NIWEP (Northern Ireland Women's European Platform). 

Murray Power wearing shirt in front of Quad cloisters

murray power

Convocation committee member (2006-present)

Murray is a retired senior civil servant and former Hon. Secretary of the Queen’s University Association (the precursor of the Queen’s Graduates’ Association). He is also a past President of the Northern Cricket Union and of Cricket Ireland. 

Mark Wallace wearing suit in front of Quad cloisters

Mark wallace

 convocation committee member (2018-present)

Mark is an accountant with a leading facilities management company, having previously worked for two mid-tier practices and is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland. 

Tanya Anderson wearing red dress sat at office desk

Tanya anderson

 convocation committee member (2018-present)

Tanya is the Head of International and Business Support at Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce supporting the local and international growth ambition of NI businesses; a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland. 

Victoria Denoon wearing dress jacket in front of Quad cloisters

Victoria Denoon

CONVOCATION COMMITTEE MEMBER (2018-PRESENT)

Victoria is past President of the Queens's Graduates' Association and previously served as President of the Queen's Graduates' Association East Coast, New England Chapter. She spent 15 years working in the higher sector in Massachusetts, USA, and is currently the Head of W5 Science and Discovery Centre in Belfast.

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