Mary’s roots are in East Clare to which she has returned. Since coming home to live in Tuamgraney full time she has been heavily involved with her local community.
Professionally Mary has worked in the field of radiotherapy education and development for many years. She has wide experience of committee work at local, national and international level. Her work has resulted in professional recognition and improved education for radiation therapists and a national strategy for radiotherapy development.
Since returning to Tuamgraney she has shown that she is heavily committed to community development and has been involved in many aspects of the local community :- a long term member of Tuamgraney Development Association and is currently vice chairperson responsible for the future establishment of a community centre; secretary of the local ICA guild and co-ordinator of the Tuamgraney Harp Festival. Currently she is also the Mayor of Tuamgraney.
“Mary is a woman who believes in local community and is not afraid to speak up and be heard when things need to be said….! “