Meet the team.

Our Team

Meet the Experts.

Patrick Roycroft
Visitor Centre Genealogy Expert

Patrick has a fondness for rocks, as well as genealogy! He who holds a BA (Mod.) in geology from Trinity College Dublin and a PhD in geology from University College Dublin (UCD). Following an EU Marie Curie Fellowship to Marseille (France), he came

Declan Brady
Visitor Centre Genealogy Expert

Declan is a historian and genealogist based in Swords, Co Dublin, with a Masters in Irish History from Maynooth University and a Diploma in Family History from Independent Colleges, Dublin. Initially a science graduate from UCD, and a

Maura Flood
Visitor Centre Genealogy Expert

Maura is one of the advisory genealogists in the Irish Family History Centre. She worked as a company secretary for many years and obtained her company secretarial qualification while working in London. Her duties were to ensure that clients

Fiana O'Mahony
Fiona O’Mahony
Brand Manager

Fiona received her primary degree in History and English from UCD. After many years in Allied Irish Bank working in the IT, Marketing and International Banking sphere, she left to complete an MA in the History of International Relations in 2012.

Paul Manzor
Paul Manzor
Head of Digitisation, Archives and Records Management and Publications

Paul gained a Masters in History from NUI Galway in 2001, following which he joined the Loughrea History project.

Stephen Peirce
Case Manager

Stephen graduated with a degree in History from Trinity College Dublin in 2008. His undergraduate dissertation Money, Murder and Moonshine charted the effect of illicit distillation (poteen brewing) on the western seaboard during ...

Helen Moss
Senior Researcher

Helen did her BSc in Human Communication, then working for the journalist and author, Bruce Arnold, before joining Eneclann. She was research assistant on Bruce Arnold's biography of Jack Yeats, and on various publications about the...

Andrew Flynn
Digitisation and IT

From 2005 to 2009 Andrew worked in Eneclann's archives department as an archive assistant and worked on several large scale archive projects including a very significant project.....