Kildare GAA has announced that Cormac Kirwan will be its new Operations Manager.
Originally from the Round Towers GAA Club in Clondalkin, but living in Naas for the last 20 years, Mr Kirwan is a member of Naas GAA Club and has had a 28-year career with the Defence Forces, serving both at home and abroad.
He has been highly active in the area of Coaching and Games Development since 2006 and has extensive experience as a Level 1 Tutor with Leinster GAA, as well as holding a BA in Physical Education from UL and a MA in Leadership, Management and Defence Studies from NUIM.
The announcement was welcomed by Ger Donnelly, Kildare GAA Chairman.
"We are delighted to appoint someone of Cormac's obvious calibre to the position of Operations Manager in Kildare GAA.
"There was a strong level of interest in this post which attracted many top quality individuals.
"These are exciting times for Kildare GAA and I look forward to working with Cormac as we seek to tackle the challenges that lie ahead in continuing to develop our Games in our County and hopefully build a pathway towards success on the field."