Michelle has been employed in Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism for over thirty years. The majority of her career to date has been in Senior Management /Marketing Consulting roles and she is also a former lecturer in Hospitality and Tourism.
Michelle is the current Chair at Visit Derry. She has seen the tourism industry grow from its infancy over the years with investment in a wide range of businesses and new products. Michelle is passionate about seeing Derry flourish and grow and strongly believes the city has something to offer everyone.
Michelle is a member of FISMM and a member of IOEE. She is also passionate about education and the development of skills in our young people across the FATER sector.
Michelle is married to Paul with two grown up daughters, Nicole and Áine.