Our Team

Sarah Daly – Executive Director

Sarah Daly – Executive Director

Sarah has a background in Fine and Applied Arts and creative enterprise, having studied Painting & Printmaking at Limerick School of Art & Design and running her own design business for over 10 years. Experienced in business development for SMEs, particularly in the creative sectors, Sarah also has a keen interest in community development and engagement through creative practice. In 2012 Sarah received an Honours Masters Degree in Social Practice for the Creative Environment (MA SPACE) at LIT.

Heather Cassidy – Print Studio Development Officer

Heather Cassidy – Print Studio Development Officer

Heather joined the Creative Spark team in 2013 as Print Studio Development Officer. She is originally from Donegal, studied Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Ulster, Belfast and is also a recent graduate of Queens University, Belfast with a Masters in Management. She has a background in contract design, community development and has had three years as a self employed art retailer/consultant.

Barry McDonald – Office Administrator

Barry McDonald – Office Administrator

Barry is a graduate in Hospitality Management from DKIT. He joined the team in October 2015 wishing to expand his knowledge and skills in office administration and computing.

Justine King – Office Administrator & Social Media

Justine King – Office Administrator & Social Media

Justine joined the Creative Spark team in 2016 as an office administrator. She has recently graduated from DKIT after studying Communication in Creative Media. During her time in Creative Spark Justine wishes to enhance her administration skills and improve on her Social Media Communication skills.

Abdu Ahmed Shariif – Caretaker

Abdu Ahmed Shariif – Caretaker