A native of Dripsey in Cork, educated in De La Salle Macroom and University College Cork.
In my role as a senator I have been involved in the implementation of two private members bills; The Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill 2013 and the Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2012. The Medical Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 2014 and is now published by the Minister for Health.
At constituency level. I have been involved in many community organisations.I have s served as Chairperson of Blackpool Community Centre & Blackpool/Glen/
Farranree Training Centre. Long history of community involvement including Macra na Feirme
46 Thomas Davis Street Blackpool Co. Cork