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About YFG

Young Fine Gael (YFG) is the politically autonomous yet integral youth wing of the Fine Gael party, maintaining its independence to advance political representation and objectives of the youth of Ireland through the vehicle of Fine Gael.

We are committed to our shared values of the Fine Gael party: equality of opportunity, enterprise and reward, safety and security in our society, while insisting integrity and ambition are at the core of our actions. YFG has non-college branches in every Dáil constituency and college branches in third level institutions on the island of Ireland.

 

People

The National Executive work together to achieve organisational, policy and campaign objectives as voted on by our members.

President

Daire Lawler

(Trinity YFG and Dublin West YFG)
Daire is a TCD graduate of Economics and Mathematics and looks fondly on his time working for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.

Vice President and Director of Policy

Garry O'Sullivan

(UCC YFG and Cork North West YFG)
Garry’s YFG highlights include progressing policy documents on youth minimum wage to a national level while maintaining his lustrous locks.

National Secretary

Daniel Lynch

(Cork North West YFG)
Texas Longhorns and Hamilton fan Daniel is serving his second term on the National Executive.

Director of Campaigns

Dylan Hutchinson

(Trinity YFG and Dún Laoghaire YFG)
Wicklow man Dylan studies History at Trinity College Dublin and has served at various levels in the organisation.

Director of Engagement, Diversity & Inclusion

Emily Larkin

(DCU YFG and Dublin Mid West YFG)
Emily is a third year student studying primary school teaching and living in Lucan.

Director of Membership and Organisational Development

Darragh O'Brien

(UL YFG and Tipperary YFG)
Darragh is a proud Tipp farmer interested in rugby, hurling and musical theatre.

Director of Communications and Social Media

Ian Fahey

(Dublin Bay North YFG)
Ian has worked extensively in politics and was central to previous successful YFG campaigns.

Director of Recruitment

Jen Chadwick

(UCC YFG and Cork South Central YFG)
Jen has been surfing since the age of six, and is currently studying for the FE1 exams.

Dublin Regional Organiser

Obi Ekoba

(Dublin South Central YFG)
A Law graduate of TCD, Obi stood for local elections in 2019 in his hometown of Drimnagh.

Leinster Regional Organiser

Shane Price

(Meath YFG)
Shane holds an MA in Politics from UCD and his interests include tech, EU Politics and issues facing rural Ireland.

Munster Regional Organiser

Bríain McVeigh

(UCC YFG)
Aran sweater aficionado Bríain has previously worked in politics and is currently pursuing a graduate degree in Medicine at UCC.

North West Regional Organiser

Susan Bannigan

(Cavan/Monaghan YFG)
Susan is a secondary school teacher of English and History, active in YFG since her days at NUI Maynooth. A big fan of jiving!

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