Declan is married to Antoinette with three sons and one daughter. He lives in his native Derrytrasna.
A plasterer by trade, he spends all his spare time in the service of his community, including his commitment as Chairman of his local Gaelic Athletic Club, Sarsfield’s.
A member of the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council, Declan was first elected in 2011 and was the Vice Chair of the Leisure and Community Services Committee in 2016. He has been instrumental in securing funds for various groups throughout the Borough, including funding for a brand new 3G pitch for Sarsfield’s Gaelic Athletic Club.
Added to his many other commitments Declan’s charity work includes him travelling once a year to volunteer in South Africa with the Mellon Trust, helping to build much needed social housing and educational facilities for local township committees, something that he has done for the past 10 years.:: Back to Daoine