John McDermott

John is the Organisational Development Co-ordinator and works alongside Gillian & Heather in the Student Leadership & Representation Office. His primary role is to coordinate and implement the UL Student Life Strategic Plan ‘Taking Giant Steps’, which involves ongoing development of our 4 working groups and working closely with all UL Student Life staff members and Student Officers whilst developing relationships with the key stakeholders within the University staff and support UL Student Life in having our voice heard within that forum.

John also focuses on assisting incoming first year students in making a successful transition to college, as well as making sure that the students have a voice and identify issues that affect them.