Originally from Dublin, Kevin has lived in Clonakilty with his wife and family for the last ten years. He has four children - one ten year old boy and two year old triplet girls. Since coming to live in Clonakilty he has worked in a number of community projects in Clonakilty and Cork city especially in the area of social justice. He is a long time member of the Green party and is active in environmental projects in his local community including 'Sustainable Clonakilty'. He was also involved in the establishment of the only community childcare facility in Clonakilty. Previously he worked with Focus Ireland in Dublin. He acted as the campaign manager for the campaign of Jennifer Sleeman who ran in the local elections getting in the process the highest Green vote ever. This is his first time running in an election.