Andy is a senior project specialist in the Centre for Effective Services (CES), where he works on implementation, practice and service development. Andy joined CES with a vison to improve the use of implementation practice to improve outcomes across a range of service areas. With a background in youth justice, Andy has worked in both statutory and voluntary sector organisations where he was involved with service management and service/practice development.
Whilst with CES, Andy has worked with HIQA, Respond and the Irish Prison Service to build capacity in implementation aswell as design new services. Andy has a BSc in Social Sciences and Social Policy, an MSc in Restorative Practice and is in the last year of a PhD in criminology.