Board of Directors

NEAS is directed by the NEAS Board. The Board currently comprises an independent Chair, three member elected Directors and a Director nominated by ACPET. NEAS’ Board is responsible for policy review and development, quality assurance framework, appeals against decisions of the ELT Endorsement Committee, and overall direction, reputation and viability of NEAS.

Larry Davies


Seamus Fagan


Executive Staff

The day-to-day running of NEAS is the responsibility of the Chief Executive, supported by an executive staff. The CE reports directly to the NEAS Board.

Patrick Pheasant

Chief Executive Officer

Ana Bratkovic

General Manager

Adriana Leomil

Adriana Leomil

Marketing and Admin Officer


Ben Colthorpe

Quality Assurance Assessor


Cameron Heath

Administration Assistant

Nicola Gray

Quality Assurance Assessor

Diane Price

Quality Assurance Assessor

Marion Bagot

Quality Assurance Assessor