President’s Office Team
Jane Neville - Assistant to the President
Jane is responsible for providing administrative support to the President, including diary management, preparation of agenda and meeting papers, travel and accommodation, and hospitality arrangements. She provides secretariat support for the University’s Executive and Senior Management Group (SMG).
T: 01 7005116
Natalie Neville - PA to the Deputy President
Natalie is responsible for providing administrative support to the Deputy President, including diary management, preparation of agenda and meeting papers, travel and accommodation, and hospitality arrangements. She provides secretariat support to Budget Committee, Heads and Deans Group, the Brexit Working Group and DCU’s History Project Steering Group.
T: 01 7005695
Yvonne Duff - Executive Assistant
Yvonne is the first point of contact for general queries to the President’s Office, and for information regarding reserved parking areas of Albert College (DCU Glasnevin Campus) and Belvedere House (DCU St Patrick's Campus). She is responsible for records and archive management at DCU President's Office, and also administers its purchasing requirements.
T: 01 7005666
Mary Colgan - Director of Planning and Operations
Mary oversees the operations, events, planning and development of the President’s Office and provides project stewardship and operational support to the President across a number of strategic initiatives.
T: 01 7005981
Dr Claire Connell - Special Events and Protocol Manager
Claire manages the strategic planning and protocol for key university-level and presidential events. She oversees protocol for visits to the University by high-level visitors including senior government officials, providing advice to the DCU community on these matters.
T: 01 7007473
Theresa O’Farrell - Special Events Officer
Theresa co-ordinates events on behalf of the President’s Office. She oversees event logistics and acts as the main point of contact with internal university offices, including Estates, Security, ISS, Trispace, etc. She assists the DCU community on matters of protocol.
T: 01 7006838
Tom Swift - Content Editor
Tom is responsible for the preparation of written and online content for the President's Office. In consultation with the President and Deputy President, he prepares speeches for internal and external events. He writes and edits the President's Annual Reports and compiles President's monthly newsletter. He updates and edits content on the DCU President's website.
T: 01 7007472