Zoe joined Care Alliance Ireland in January of 2015, as Policy & Research Officer. Zoe has qualifications in Social Work, Social Policy and Disability Studies, and her past work has included working with a number of academic and voluntary sector organisations. She has a particular interest in the intersection between disability and caring, with a focus on intellectual disability. Zoe coordinates the Care Alliance research and policy functions, along with supporting member organisations to input into Care Alliance Ireland documents and submissions.
Zoe commenced work on the Doctorate in Applied Social Studies in University College Cork in October 2017, with a focus on family caring issues.