Peter McWilliams - Coordinator

Peter McWilliams EmployAbility Galway

Peter McWilliams has a varied career in organisational development, and people management combined with a number of years working in training and education for people with disabilities. He has worked as a private consultant in manufacturing engineering and production management which has always involved him working with teams of people at all levels within organisations. Peter has always been interested in working with people both as individuals and teams, and understands the positive impact diversity can make to your workplace

He holds an M.Ed Degree in Adult Education, Training and Development from the University of Sheffield as well as various other Professional and Graduate Qualifications.

You can contact Peter at 086 3800444 |



Harry Hussey joined Employability Galway in 2008.  His background is in Training, HRM and Business Management, and he spent  10 years as a Frontline Manager in one of Ireland's largest multinationals. Harry’s qualifications include a Higher Certificate in Management, a BA  in Business Enterprise, and Community, and an MSc in Human Resources Leadership.  He works with clients and employers  in Galway City and also has responsibility for Ballinasloe, and Mountbellew.

You can contact Harry at 086 7930 658 or



Roisin McDonagh joined EmployAbility Galway in 2009.  Previously she worked as an Advertising Executive, and a Business Development Executive.  Roisin holds a B.Comm and an MBS in Marketing both from NUI Galway.   She is a fluent Irish speaker and is currently studying Irish Sign Language at Level 3.  Roisin works with clients and employers in Galway City , South and North Conamara, and Barna.

You can contact Roisin at 086 793 0420 or


Mary Hibbitt

Mary Hibbitt joined EmployAbility Galway in 2012. She has 10 year multinational Human Resources / Training background, and provided employment support to Travellers and unemployed people in Galway City. She holds a Diploma in Training and Development,Certificate in Personnel Management and holds a BA in Business, Enterprise and & Community.  Mary works with clients in Galway City and has responsiblity for the Tuam, Milltown, Dunmore and Glenamaddy area of County Galway.
You can contact Mary at 087 633 0426 or



Damian Meaney joined EmployAbility Galway in 2013.  He has previously worked as a Project Manager with Ability West and in senior management roles within various multinationals including his work as Managing Director with McGraw Hill.  Damian supports clients and employers in Galway City and the Oughterard, Moycullen and Portumna area.
You can contact Damian at 087 6413142 or



Susan Reilly joined Employability Galway in 2013.  She has previously worked as a Youth Advocate and Family Support Worker.  She has also worked as a Community Development worker with Galway Rural Development.  Susan holds a  BA in History, Sociology and Political Science from NUIGalway.  She also holds an MA in Community Development from NUIGalway.  Susan works with clients and employers in Galway City and is responsible for the Kilcolgan, Kinvara, and  Gort areas.
You can contact Susan at 087 6927124 or

Tracy Shovlin - Employment Facilitator


Tracy Shovlin joined EmployAbility Galway in 2015. She holds an Honours Degree in B.A Youth and Family Studies  from NUI Galway. She has a number of years’ experience volunteering with Foróige (and other local agencies.)

She has gained life experiences travelling and working abroad. Tracy has taught English in China and worked as a Youth Director on the world’s leading cruise line “Carnival” where she was in charge of recruitment and team management. She is passionate about helping others and is active within the Community. Tracy's client base is in Galway City, Athenry, Loughrea and Craughwell.

You can contact Tracy at 087 113 1857 or

Sharon Daly - HR and Finance Administrator


Sharon Daly joined EmployAbility Galway in 2017. Sharon holds a Degree in Accounting as well as several other accredited courses in payroll and accounting. Sharon is currently studying Employment Law. Sharon has previously worked in both private and voluntary sector in finance and adminsitration and loves the diversity that is offered by working looking after both HR and Finance Administration. With great attention to detail and excellent organisational skills Sharon is the person that keeps all the data flowing clearly and transparently through all the different functions of EmployAbility Galway.

You can contact Sharon at 091 755 235