The death has occurred of Lt. Gen Gerard (Gerry) McMahon (IWA Chairman 2007 – 2015)
It is with great sadness that Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) has learnt of the death of Lt. Gen Gerry McMahon who passed away on Friday, 19th January 2018.
Gerry McMahon served as Chairman of IWA’s Board of Directors from 2007 – 2015. During this period, he worked to drive change, support members, advocate for improvements in services and create opportunities for people with physical disabilities.
Throughout his long involvement with IWA, he always shared his leadership skills, exemplified the importance of volunteerism and was committed to working to achieve a greater independence, freedom ad choice for people living with a disability.
He was regarded fondly and will be greatly missed
May He Rest in Peace.