Gary has lived the majority of his life in Dublin’s North Inner City. His first home was in Summerhill, Dublin 1 and he lived in Eastwall before settling in Portland Place where his family still have their home. Gary went to school in the Central Model School in Marlborough Street and then Pobalscoil Rosmini in Drumcondra. He spent 11 years playing football with Sheriff YC before leaving to spend time pursue 3rd level education.
Gary was elected in 2014 to represent the people of Dublin’s North Inner City at City Council. He graduated from Trinity College in 2012 with an Honours degree in History & Political Science and remains a proud and committed Ambassador of the Trinity Access Programme (TAP).
Prior to being elected to Dublin City Council, Gary worked as a Career Guidance Advocate for Early School Leavers in the North Inner City.
As an elected representative of Dublin City Council, Gary is a member of Economic & Enterprise Development, Housing and Arts & Culture SPC’s.