Elizabeth McArdle

YouthPact Project Manager, Ulster University

Eliz works at Ulster University and is Project Manager with YouthPact.

E-mail Eliz at [email protected]

Phone Eliz on 02890 366858


Leighanne McConville

Development Officer, Ulster University

Leighann is one of the three Development Officers working with YouthPact, based in Ulster University, with a particular focus on capturing best practice.

E-mail Leighann at [email protected]

Phone Leighann on 028 90366592

Daryl Moore

Development Officer, Pobal

Daryl is a YouthPact Development Officer based in POBAL, with a particular focus on promoting and developing the cross-border elements of the programme and providing support to border region partners.

E-mail Daryl at [email protected]

Phone Daryl on 00353-1-5117728 or 00353-877010039


Joe Hawkins

Development Officer, National Youth Council of Ireland

Joe is a YouthPact Development Officers, employed through the National Youth Council of Ireland. Joe will work with projects on youth events, where young people from across the projects can discuss the issues they are most interested in.

E-mail Joe at [email protected]

Phone Joe on 0044 (0)28 9089 1020 or 0044 (0)7738 313 965

Sota McCann

Project Administrator, Cooperation Ireland

Sota McCann is the YouthPact Project Administrator with Co-operation Ireland. Sota is responsible for providing financial and administrative support.

E-mail Sota at [email protected]

Phone Sota on 02890 891027 or 07717493801

**Sota is on maternity leave for 2019, kindly contact [email protected] at 07717493801 for any admin related queries**


Christopher Deconink 

Capacity Development Officer

Christopher Deconink is responsible for liasing with partner projects and staff to identify any entry level training requirements their teams may have.

Andy Hamilton

PhD Student, Ulster University


Andy Hamilton is on a funded PhD studentship with Ulster University, supported by the Department for the Economy. His PhD research is focused on practitioner approaches to peacebuilding work with young people in Northern Ireland in the youth work sector.

E-mail Andy at [email protected]

Phone Andy on 07843847803