Kate O'Connell

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Kate O'Connell

Kate O'Connell in 2014.jpg
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
ConstituencyDublin Bay South
Personal details
Born
Katherine Newman[1]

(1980-01-03) 3 January 1980 (age 39)
Kilbeggan, County Westmeath, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Political partyFine Gael
Spouse(s)Morgan O'Connell (m. 2008)
Children3
Alma materUniversity of Brighton
Websitecampaignforkate.ie

Kate O'Connell (née Newman; born 3 January 1980) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin Bay South constituency since the 2016 general election.[2]

She was a member of Dublin City Council from 2014 to 2016.[3][4]

O'Connell is a native of Kilbeggan, County Westmeath. She studied in the United Kingdom and she is now a practicing pharmacist, along with her husband Morgan. They run a pharmacy in Rathgar.

O'Connell supported the repeal of the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "O'Connell's sister aiming to become the third family member in Leinster House". Irish Independent. 28 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Kate O'Connell". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Kate O'Connell". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Election 2016: Kate O'Connell". RTÉ News. 28 February 2016.

External links[edit]

Oireachtas
New constituency Teachta Dála for Dublin Bay South
2016–present
With: Eoghan Murphy
Jim O'Callaghan
Eamon Ryan
Incumbent