Our Staff

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:

  • Michael Curran, Chief Executive
  • Derrie DillionHead of Policy, Advocacy and Membership
  • John Mac Cormaic, Finance Manager 
  • Mairead KowalPA to CEO & President and Competitions Administrator
  • Stephanie Roy, Communications and Public Relations Manager
  • Kathryn Snell, Social Media and Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Audrey McDonnell, Travel & Events Administrator
  • Fran Hannick, Finance Administrator
  • Gillian Richardson, Skillnet Network Manager
  • Una Phelan, Skillnet Administrator
  • Niamh Burke, Skillnet Administrator & Make the Moove
  • 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
  • Ciara McDonnellTDO: Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal
  • Gráinne Ní Cheallaigh, TDO: Wicklow, Dublin, Kildare, Wexford
  • Donie Wiley, Human Resources Manager
  • Vacant, Agricultural & Rural Affairs Policy Officer


  • Austin FinnLand Mobility Manager
  • Michael Larkin,  Land Mobility Facilitator
  • Patrick Brady, Land Mobility Facilitator