Eamonn is the Festival Director at the Blackwater Valley Opera Festival. Prior to becoming Festival Director he was Membership Relationship Manager at the RDS. Before this he directed the sponsorship and Friends strategy for Wexford Festival Opera and Wexford Opera House and managed key relationships for the company with leading Irish and international philanthropists. He has represented the cultural sector on the Minister’s Working Group on Arts Funding & Philanthropy. Formerly, Eamonn was Assistant Chief Executive and Head of Fundraising with the leading Irish research charity Fighting Blindness and Vice-President of the Students’ Union at NUI Maynooth. Eamonn previously served on the board of Blackwater Valley Opera Festival from 2017 to 2019.
We are currently preparing for relocation to Evans’ Home, John’s Quay, Kilkenny which will open in summer 2020. Read more →