FEN Board

The Faculty of Emergency Nursing Board is composed of a team of emergency nurses who volunteers to develop and delilver the Faculty of Emergency Nursing. As a Board, we have a minimum of two representatives from England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Plus we have board respresentatives from Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (FPHC), Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM) and RCEM ACP Forum.

In response to FEN growing in members and work to deliver on the education programmes  and develop the comptencies into qualifications and the requirement to accredit the qualifications we have established sub-boards as per the chart above.

Should you wish to join one of the Boards, please contact us using the form below.


As of July 2022 the current members of the Faculty of Emergency Nursing Board are:

FEN Board Members

Dr Claire McCarthyPresident, Finance Board
Cheryl JohnAdvanced Practice Representative
Emma EdwardsDeputy Chair Education Board
Fiona McDaidIreland Representative, Competency Board
Helen McNeillyNorthern Ireland Representative, Competency Board
Jan JacksonFEN Board Secretary, Finance Board
Jeanette WelshPresident Elect & Lead for Education, Education Board Chair, Finance Board
Johnathan GeorgeWales Representative. Finance Board
Judith MorganLead for Competencies, Competency Board Chair and Internal Quality Assurance Board Chair, Finance Board
Karen JohnstoneScotland Representative
Karen KyleNorthern Ireland Representative, Competency Board
Kayleigh ChaineyQualifications and Accreditations Consultant
Ros CarlileDeputy Chair Education Board, England Representative.
Ruth CaveEngland Representative, Competency Board
Sandra RobertsWales Representative, Competency Board
Suzie RodellMembership and Marcomms Lead, Finance Board
Vicki OstrowskiTreasurer, Chair Finance Board, Business Consultant
Yvonne LaveryScotland Representative
VacancyIreland Representative

Affiliated Board Members

Andy ThurgoodFPHC Representative
Prof Frank CoffeyRCEM Representative
RCEM ACP ChairRCEM ACP Forum Representative