Culture Team

The Culture and Creativity Team in Laois links up all the elements of the Creative Communities programme. Current membership of the Culture and Creativity Team is below.


Donal Brennan, Director of Service

Carmel McNicholl, Senior Executive Officer

Bernie Foran, County Librarian

Ann Lawlor, Creative Ireland Laois project manager

Catherine Casey, Heritage Officer

Muireann Ní Chonaill, Arts Officer

Rosa Flannery, Coordinator, Music Generation Laois

Michelle de Forge, Director of Dunamaise Arts Centre

Bridie Keenan, Assistant Arts Officer

Patricia O’Rourke, Clerical Officer and Creative Laois Committee Secretary



Laois Culture Team members with Creative Ireland grant recipients in 2019. Photo Michael Scully.