Our Staff

Members of staff pictured at the 2019 Ploughing Championships with President Michael D Higgins

Members of staff pictured at the 2019 Ploughing Championships with President Michael D Higgins

Management and Staff

Macra na Feirme employ a professional staff of 25 people to assist, empower and enable young people participate through a youth work approach both in Macra na Feirme and in their communities.

The National Macra na Feirme staff are mostly working from home during this time but can all be reached by calling 01 426 8900

Our staff includes:

  • Denis Duggan, CEO
  • Derrie Dillion, Head of Advocacy, Membership & Policy
  • Brian Golden, Finance Manager
  • Brigid Quigley, Skillnet Network Manager
  • Lisa Reidy, Acting Communications Manager & Events Coordinator
  • Audrey McDonnell, Travel & Events Administrator
  • Mairead KowalPA to CEO & President and Competitions Administrator
  • Fran Hannick, Finance Administrator
  • Una Phelan, Skillnet Administrator
  • Gillian RichardsonAgricultural & Rural Affairs Policy Officer
  • Lorraine McDermottMember Services Administrator
  • Jerry MurphyTDO: Kerry, Carbery, Seandun, Muskerry, Avondhu
  • Mick Wall, TDO: Kilkenny, Nth Tipperary, Sth Tipperary, Limerick, Carlow
  • Liam Moriarty, TDO: Laois, Offaly, Imokilly, Waterford
  • Jennifer ArthurTDO: Cavan, Monaghan, Louth, Meath
  • Debbie DonnellyTDO: Clare, Roscommon, Longford, Galway, Westmeath
  • Rachael Murphy, TDO: Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow & Wexford
  • Ciara McDonnellTDO: Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal
  • John CarrollAgricultural Colleges Officer
  • Austin FinnLand Mobility Manager
  • Michael Larkin,  Land Mobility Facilitator
  • Patrick Brady, Land Mobility Facilitator
  • Catherine Joy, Land Mobility Service Facilitator Support & Administrator