Anthony Ardee, Chairman

Past pupil (1986-1990), then Harrow School, London and Trinity College, Dublin. Anthony is a founding member of the Irish Pig Society, a loving father of four children, and Macra na Feirme College Quiz overall winner (2003). Anthony and his wife Fionnuala are the owner-managers of Killruddery Estate, Bray Co. Wicklow ( Anthony also sits on the Trust Board and acts as a liaison between the two.

Aoife Chamberlayne

Aoife, (BA Business Studies & Languages and Post Graduate Diploma PR & Event Management) has over fourteen years’ experience working in the marketing and communications industry, across FMCG and luxury sectors for both national and international companies, with a particular interest in retail.

Alice Nugent

Alice is the owner-manager of Ballinlough Castle, hosts to the very successful Body & Soul festival. She is also Founder & Director of the Katie Nugent Fund. Alice has a background in marketing and advertising, and her role on the board is to assist with the marketing of the school.

Marco Herbst

Marco is an ex-pupil, previous Chairman of Headfort School and a Fellow of St. Columba’s College. Marco is a director of various companies including Evercam Ltd.

Anthony Rogers

Anthony Rogers owns Airlie Stud just outside Maynooth, where he breeds Thoroughbred Racehorses. Anthony has had 2 children pass through Headfort, has one boarding at the moment & will have another boy coming in the not too distant future.

Nicole Vandervert

Nicole is a parent at Headfort. BA in History and Psychology. MA Sp.Ed (Special Education). MA. in Educational Leadership & Theory. Co-Owner Operator of Ash Hill BnB.


The Board of Directors of Headfort Trust

Anthony Ardee

See bio under The School Board

Ed Galvin

Past Pupil; Farmer

Geraldine Gaughran

Kells, Co. Meath

Alex Mountcharles  (Chairman)

Entrepreneur; Director, Slane Castle

Daphne Shackleton

Kells, Co. Meath

Anne Ward

Kells, Co. Meath