Our Staff

Co-Ordinator – Muriel Dempsey

Muriel is responsible for the co-ordination of the delivery of Laois County Childcare Committee’s strategy in line with national guidelines and standards.
E-mail: m.dempsey@laoischildcare.ie

Information Officer – Sinéad Brophy

Sinéad is responsible for the administration of accredited and non-accredited training. Her role includes the delivery of the foundation and refresher Early Years Child Protection and Welfare Training she also maintains the delivery of the communication strategy.

E-mail: s.brophy@laoischildcare.ie

Quality Worker – Michelle Nolan

Michelles Role is to implement the DECDIY’s National Programmes and First 5 national strategy through Laois County Childcare Committee’s Local Implementation Plan and Statement of Work.

Email: m.nolan@laoischildcare.ie

Management Committee

The committee is currently comprised of 7 members who represent issues from both a national and local level. The following groups are represented on the board of Laois County Childcare Committee


  • Mary White


  • David Birchall – Director
  • Helen Curry – Community Childcare Providers
  • Stella Harding – Private Childcare Providers
  • John Martin – Director
  • Abigail McEvoy (Secretary) – Laois Chamber of Commerce
  • Paula McEvoy – Tusla/Parent Rep
  • Elizabeth Mooney – Director
  • Josephine Sutton – Laois Partnership

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