Executive Management Team

Shona SchneemannCEO Peamount Healthcare – Shona Schneemann

Shona is an inspirational leader with a track record of excellence and innovation. She has a wide range of clinical and management experience in the healthcare sector, most recently as General Manager of the Regional Hospital Mullingar. Shona has also held senior management positions in Connolly Hospital (Deputy Hospital Manager), St James’s Hospital (Operations Manager) and Knightsbridge Retirement Village (General Manager). Her management style includes a strong focus on developing high quality, continuously improving patient centred services, motivating, leading and influencing multi-disciplinary teams using innovative solutions to enhance services.

Director of Rehabilitation Services – Catherine Slattery

Catherine has extensive experience of working in the health and social care sector. She qualified as both a general and psychiatric nurse and worked in the NHS and Ireland in various nursing roles. In the last 14 years she has held a number of senior health and social care positions in the voluntary and community sector. She holds a BA in Psychology, MBA in Health Services Management, post graduate qualification in Risk Management and a black belt in Lean Healthcare. In recent years Catherine’s special interests are in the areas of Rehabilitation and Disability.

Director of Nursing (Clinical & Social Care) – Joan Guinan Menton

Joan has many years experience as a Healthcare Manager, both in the UK and Ireland. Throughout her experience in the health sector she has been responsible for the implementation of healthcare standards. Joan is an RGN,RSCN with numerous ENB qualifications. She has a Management Level 5 Qualification and an MBA in Health Service Management. Joan completed the Leadership Programme with the HSE.

Finance Director – Michael Power

Michael is a Chartered Accountant with broad experience in financial and operations management. He joined Peamount in April 2016.

Sue MitchellDirector of Human Resources – Sue Mitchell

Sue has over 20 years’ HR experience within retail, logistics, aviation, facilities and public sectors. An Experienced Human Resources Professional skilled in Talent Management, HR Consulting, Personnel Management, Employee Engagement, Employee Relations and Organizational Development. Sue joined Peamount January 2019.