New Advocacy and Communications Manager

Orlaith O’Callaghan was recently appointed to the post of Advocacy and Communications Manager with the Pioneer and Total Abstinence Association.

O’Callaghan is one of Ireland’s most experienced communications experts. A specialist in corporate PR, media relations, and change management,  Orlaith has worked with some of Ireland’s leading PR agencies.

Her crisis management work stems from her role as communications advisor to the SDLP, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

She previously held posts in the public sector  and has headed-up the communications function of the semi-state body Bord Iascaigh Mhara, The Irish Sea Fisheries Board.

She was formerly Director of Public Affairs  with University College Cork.