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Irish Georgian SocietyIGS Staff

Donough Cahill, Executive Director, MSc. Executive Leadership, Postgrad. Dip. Building Conservation, Postgrad. Dip. Heritage Management

Oversees the strategic and day-to-day operations of the IGS and of its Dublin based office through working with the Irish Georgian Foundation’s Committee of Management, its standing committees and working groups, with the Chicago based office of the Society’s US charitable body IGS Inc., and with trustees of the UK based Irish Georgian Society London.

Emmeline Henderson, Conservation Manager & Assistant Director, MA, Postgrad Arch Dip Rec, MUBC

Manages the IGS’s Conservation Education Programme to include the delivery of the Society’s Traditional Building & Conservation Skills in Action Exhibition, its ‘Conserving Your Period House’ courses, its online conservation skills and academic registers, as well as other seminars, conferences and study days relating to the conservation and promotion of Ireland’s architecture and decorative arts.

Róisín Lambe, Membership and Events Coordinator, BA, MA in Historic House Studies, Postgrad. Dip in Cultural Event Management

Manages all aspects of the IGS’s membership subscriptions in Ireland to include working with the Membership & Events Committee in devising and implementing membership event programmes, organising and providing support for membership lectures, tours and other activities, coordinating office administration, and providing support for other IGS events and activities.

Zoë Coleman, Programmes and Communications Coordinator, BA (UCD), MLitt in Nineteenth-Century Art History (Glasgow)

Programmes the delivery of events in the City Assembly House including IGS events, and cultural and commercial events organised by third parties; acts as Secretary of the City Assembly House & Exhibitions Committee; coordinates the delivery of Irish Georgian Society communications including the publication of the IGS Review, the IGS Annual Report, and the Society’s digital strategy.

Olivia Brosnan, Accounts Administrator, Dip. Accounting Technician, Cert. Business Studies

Manages the day-to-day accounts and book keeping of the Irish Georgian Foundation to include working with the Finance Committee, recording and, where relevant, processing payments, issuing invoices where required, assisting with the preparation of quarterly and end of year management accounts, and providing support for other IGS events and activities.

Jonathan Kennedy, City Assembly House Shop Administrator

Manages the Irish Georgian Society’s book shop including the ordering of stock, overseeing of accounts, and coordination of shop staff rosters; oversees the upkeep of the front of house; coordinates the rostering of shop staff to provide support for events held in the City Assembly House.