New boss at Heritage Council based in Kilkenny

Sean Keane

Reporter:

Sean Keane

Email:

sean.keane@kilkennypeople.ie

Loss for UCC is a gain for Kilkenny

Virginia Teehan, new Chief Executive from February 1, 2019

The Heritage Council‏ has announced the appointment of Virginia Teehan as its new Chief Executive from February 1, 2019. Ms Teehan joins the national body based in Kilkenny with a wealth of experience, having acted as Director of Cultural Projects at University College Cork.

She replaces Michael Starrett who has been with the Heritage Council since its inception and was pivotal in setting up the successful infrastructure in place.