John won a seat on the new Fermanagh and Omagh council in May 2014, to represent the people of Erne North.
From Mulleek, John was an SDLP local representative for Erne North since 2011. A farmer by trade, John has also worked in retail for a number of years.
John received his education at St Davog’s Belleek and St Mary’s, Brollagh. John is chair of Mulleek Community Association and a committee member of his local GAA club, Erne Gaels.
His main interests are agricultural and he is acutely aware of the hardships currently facing local farmers. He sees the issues of rural deprivation and making rural roads safer as the number one priorities for the area.
John has been a SDLP activist for a number of years and is currently chair of the party’s Fermangh Executive.:: Back to People