Rowena was first appointed to the Commission in September 2017.
A practising solicitor, chartered arbitrator, accredited mediator, and member of the Valuation Tribunal, Rowena is also chair of the Commission’s Legislation Committee. She is a former chair of Mental Health Tribunals which reviewed the detention of persons involuntary detained in approved centres under the Mental Health Act, 2001; former deputy chair of the Board of Management - and Trustee - of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London; and former Taxing Master of the High Court.
First Appointed: 26/09/2017
End of Term: 04/04/2025
Position Type: Member
Basis of Appointment: nominated by PAS; appointed by the Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People