College Welcomes New President Fionnuala Richardson
18 September 2019
Fionnuala Richardson has been elected as President of the People’s College having served as its director from 2012 to 2016 and as Education Director since 1988. She has a M.A. in Adult & Community Education from Maynooth University. She taught French & Commerce at second level before going to Luxembourg where she worked for the Socialist Group in the European Parliament from 1974 until 1988 becoming Deputy General Secretary from 1980 to 1988. She is President of Forás Eireann and & Vice President of the ILHS (Irish Labour History Society). She is a member of SIPTU.