We, in Ireland, should be proud that we have such eminently qualified and prestigious luminaries on our state boards.
The fact that they are all well-connected to the Fine Gael parliamentary party or mates with a Minister is purely coincidental.
They were clearly appointed as a result of their vast expertise and experience in their relevant fields.
John McNulty – IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) Board Appointee
Previous experience – GAA team coach, petrol station and convenience store manager
Hilary Quinlan – Irish Water Board Member
Previous experience – Chauffeur and failed County Councillor
Darragh Loftus – Solas (State Employment Agency) Board Member
Previous experience – Bowling alley manager
Dermot Lacey – University College Dublin Board Member
Previous experience – Scouting Ireland leader
Only in Ireland…