Ailbhe McNamara is a former Communications Intern with the Martens Centre. She holds a BA in International Relations from Dublin City University. She gained experience as Director of Communications and Social Media on the Young Fine Gael National Executive and is an active member of Youth of the EPP.
Her political research interests include the digitalisation of politics, European populism, and post-Brexit politics in Northern Ireland. In addition to her native English, Ailbhe speaks Irish and German.