Monday 23 April 2018

Grace us with your presence again, Marie Antoinette – but this time, tell the full story

Rehab boss Angela Kerins
Rehab boss Angela Kerins
Martina Devlin

Martina Devlin

It took long enough. But Angela Kerins – the Marie Antoinette of the charitocracy sector – has finally shown some leadership by stepping down as Rehab's chief executive.

She didn't even have to lose her head; all that needed sacrificing was her stubbornness. When she stopped being blind to the way her behaviour was sabotaging the organisation she was paid handsomely to run, it was a job well done.

Her departure is the best possible news for those employed at the coalface in Rehab, many of them on moderate or low wages.

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