Introducing more of our Monaghan Innovating Communities Co-trainers!

📣 These community champions will help deliver the Design Thinking training courses as part of the Innovating Communities project which we are part of

🖌️ You can view and register your interest to participate in these courses at


⭐️ Jonathan is a Tus supervisor at Monaghan Integrated Development. He helps unemployed people find short-term working opportunities in a community work placement Scheme. Over the years he has closely worked with community groups in County Monaghan. He looks forward to working with community leaders through Innovating Communities.

⭐️ Karen is a peacebuilder, human rights advocate and grassroots educator living just outside Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan. She's mother to a three year old girl. She loves working with people and is passionate about social justice, care for the environment, and personal development and wellbeing. She believes in taking a positive approach to social change and in supporting people on that journey. She works as Coordinator of Síolta Chroí an environmental education and retreat centre in South Monaghan, teaches yoga part-time, and freelances as a facilitator in Global Citizenship Education with school children and adults.

⭐️ Shauna has always been involved with grass roots community efforts. Along with other volunteers she set up the first Irish school in Clones, Co. Monaghan. She holds a diploma in cross border relations. She has a degree in business and community. She currently sits on the Aghabog development committee as company secretary. She looks forward to working alongside this new and exciting concept that is innovating communities.

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Or contact Collette  / 087 176 1732.