Principal Officers and Officials

Office of The Speaker

The Speaker: Alex Maskey

Deputy Speaker: Patsy McGlone


The Assembly Commission

Chairperson: The Speaker

Member: Trevor Clarke

Member: VACANT

Member: VACANT

Member: Robbie Butler

Member: John Blair


Principal Officers

Clerk to the Assembly / Chief Executive: Lesley Hogg

Director of Parliamentary Services: Dr Gareth McGrath

Director of Corporate Services: Steven Baxter

Director of Legal, Governance and Research Services: Tara Caul

Examiner of Statutory Rules: Angela Kelly

Clerk Assistant: Paul Gill

Clerk Assistant: Dr Frank Geddis

Clerk Assistant: Dr Kevin Pelan

Adviser to the Speaker / Head of Corporate Support: Robin Ramsey


Comptroller and Auditor General

Dorinnia Carville


Northern Ireland Public Services Ombudsman

Margaret Kelly

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