Limerick native Niamh Dillon has been appointed to Gaisce – The President’s Award as their new Digital Media and Communications officer.
She joins the communications team having started her media career as a journalist working with local newspapers in Tipperary and Limerick.
She holds a BA in Journalism and New Media from the University of Limerick, a Higher Diploma in Digital Marketing and Business and a Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Marketing and Data Analytics from Limerick Institute of Technology.
Speaking following her appointment Niamh Dillon said: “I am delighted to have joined the team at Gaisce – The President’s Award. Gaisce is an immensely valuable programme and since it’s inception in 1985 has helped thousands of young people develop leadership skills, boost confidence and help their local communities. This year marks Gaisce’s 35th anniversary and it is an extremely exciting time to be joining the organisation as it looks towards new ways in reaching and connecting with every member of society.”