Management Team

Longford County Council Chief Executive

nullPaddy Mahon
Chief Executive

Longford County Council Directors of Services


John McKeon, Head of Finance

Directorate for Finance and Information Technology
Areas include:
• Financial Planning and Reporting
• Financial Governance, Income Generation, Audit and Compliance
• Information Technology
• Governance Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)


Barbara Heslin, Director of Services

Directorate for Community, Library and Cultural Services, Corporate and Human Resources
Areas include: 
• Community Development
• Library and Cultural Services
• Corporate
• Human Resources
• Placemaking Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)


Samantha Healy, Director of Services

Directorate for Infrastructure, Climate Action and Innovation
Areas include:
• Climate Action
• Emergency Services
• Environment
• Roads
• Water Services
• Innovation
• Veterinary and Animal Control
• Strategic Infrastructure Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)

John Brannigan

John Brannigan, Director of Services

Directorate for Housing, Planning, Regeneration and Capital Projects

Areas include:
• Housing
• Planning
• Regeneration,
• Capital Projects
• Climate Action and Planning Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)


Michael Nevin, A/Director of Services

Directorate for Enterprise and Ukrainian Humanitarian Response

Areas include:
• Enterprise
• Ukrainian Humanitarian Response