Sligo-North Leitrim

Johnny Gogan

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Position in the party :
Party Member since 2003

Constituency: Sligo - North Leitrim

Occupation: writer and film-maker

Education: BA (Hons) History and Politics 1984

Family: Partner: Tracy Walsh; Two kids

Previous electoral results: Unsuccessful candidate Locals 2004, 2009

“Green” and Other Achievements:

Award-winning feature film-maker;

Founding editor of Film Ireland magazine;

Initiated a community wide response to Leitrim Co Council’s development plans for Dromahair in 2006. The popular response over-turned the Local Area Plan. Successfully opposed new housing developments on the basis of the re-written plan.

Initiated Adaptation Film Festival for Cinema North West

Interesting Fact: The only Board member of the Irish Film Board - the national film agency - based outside the Dublin region.

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