Meet the Team

Imelda Rea

Regional Community Connector, based in Athlone Institute of Technology

Imelda is passionate about empowering people to achieve their potential. Imelda has activated and contributed to a range of community and State sponsored projects involving; Age Action, Community Childcare, Refugee and Asylum Seekers, Foróige and Community Radio.

Leading by example while supporting others in their educational pursuits, Imelda returned to education as a mature student, qualifying with a B.A. (Hons.) in Applied Social Studies in Social Care, a B.A. in Business, Enterprise and Community Development and an M.A. in Child and Youth Care.

Imelda has worked with people of all ages, cultures, gender and abilities; in Further Education and Training as a Tutor, as an Assistant Co-ordinator with a Local Training Initiative and currently as a part time lecturer in Athlone Institute of Technology.

Contact Information: irea@ait.ie