Each finalist for the National Leadership Awards went through a challenging interview process and will now proceed to the final interview stage. The national final will take place on Tuesday 7 February at the at the Castleknock Hotel in Dublin.

The awards are organised as part of Macra’s leadership training programme. The aim is to provide opportunities for members to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes necessary for leadership positions either in Macra or in other voluntary roles or future occupations. Below, we have profiled three of the finalists. The final three will be profiled on this page next week.