Ruth Taillon, formerly Deputy Director, has taken over as Director of the Centre from founding Director Andy Pollak. Ruth has been with the Centre since 2009. Before that she was Research Coordinator with Border Action (a partnership of Combat Poverty Agency and Pobal) and Director of the West Belfast Economic Forum.
Andy Pollak will retire from full-time employment with the Centre in mid-July. He will continue to manage the ‘Towards a Border Development Zone’ project on a part-time basis.