Board of Directors

Ben Uzoma Ben Uzoma

Chairperson / Cork Community & Regional Representative

Ben Uzoma is an engineer living in Ireland with his wife and children since 2002. Ben was among the first pioneering members of NCP in Cork.

Issah Huseini May 2010 Issah Huseini

Board Consultant

Issah Huseini has been working in the community sector for over 10 years. He has brought huge contribution to the development and the success of NCP to date. 

Veronica _Bokeng_Akale_1 Veronica Bokeng Akale

Advisory Executive

Veronica is a Cameroonian national living in Ireland. A graduate from UCD with a Masters Degree in Commercial Law, Veronica currently works for Symatec Ltd in Dublin.

Shaykh Shaykh Dr. Muhammad Umar Al-Qadri

Advisory Executive

Shaykh Muhammad Umar Al-Qadri is the Ameer/ Imam of Al-Mustafa Islamic Educational & Cultural Centre Ireland. The Shaykh is also the Founding Member of Irish Council of Imams.

John McDonnell NCP Board John G. McDonnell

Advisory Executive

John G. Mc Donnell is an NUI honours graduate in Education who has extensive experience of working within the Irish education system. He has particular interest in the teaching of English as an additional language and considers language barriers as a hindrance to meaningful integration. He holds positions on a school’s board of management and as an executive director on private company boards.