Appointed April 2013
Frances Mitchell is the Chair of the Board of Crash Ensemble. She is the Head of Programme Development at the Innovation Academy UCD and is also Founding Director of Invented. Frances worked as an engineer for Procter & Gamble in the north of France early in her career. She was later CEO of Crash Ensemble and has worked in UCD since 2011. She has a BE in Mechanical Engineering, an MPhil in Music and Media Technologies, an MBA and a Professional Certificate in University Teaching. She is also hugely passionate about Crash Ensemble! The best bunch of musicians in the country.