Deirdre has been working with Depaul since 2009. She was instrumental in the setting up of the first Depaul service outside of an urban area.
Deirdre began her working life as a General Nurse-U.K.C.C for Nursing and Midwifery for over ten years. She then qualified to work in financial services and did so for over ten years before returning to the caring profession. In 2002, Deirdre returned to services-based management positions within the voluntary and public sector, working primarily with vulnerable adults and young people. She holds an Advanced Diploma in Management Practice.
Within her Senior Services Manager role in Depaul, she continues to enhance her leadership skills and is making a positive contribution to the organisation.