Cllr. in South Dublin County Council for Greenhills,Templeogue-Terenure
Dermot has a degree in Social Science (Social Policy and Politics with Sociology) from UCD and a Higher Diploma in Primary Education from Hibernia College.
Dermot has been a councillor since 2009 and joined the SocDems in June 2017. He is from Greenhills, Dublin 12 and works as a primary school teacher in St Dominic’s National School, Tallaght.
Dermot is a patron member of St Patrick’s Athletic FC and a qualified football coach.