EA Ireland

Our Team

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Dara Lynott

CEO

Dara was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Electricity Association of Ireland at the end of 2017. Prior to joining EAI, Dara was a Director of the Environmental Protection Agency from 2004 and in that period had responsibility for EPA licensing, Greenhouse Gas and Waste Inventories, Carbon Emission Trading, Circular Economy and the Office of Environmental Enforcement.  Prior to his work with the EPA, Dara worked in the private sector for eight years as an environmental consultant in Boston, USA. He holds a BE from NUIG and a MSc from Northeastern University, Boston.

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Stephen Douglas

Senior Policy Advisor

Stephen was part of the team which established EAI in 2008 and has over 14 years of energy policy experience having previously worked for the Institute of International and European Affairs (IIEA). Stephen holds a BA in Economics and Politics from Trinity College Dublin and an MA in International Relations from the London School of Economics.

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Aislinn Ó Sé

Policy Analyst

Aislinn joined EAI in January 2022 as a Policy Analyst. Prior to taking up this role , Aislinn worked in An Taisce as a Natural Environment Casework Intern. Aislinn obtained a BA in Planning, Geography, and the Environment from University College Dublin (UCD) in 2020 as well as an MSc in Environmental Policy, also from UCD, completed in 2021.

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Emily Mahon

Membership and Communications Officer

Emily Joined the EAI in 2022 as Membership and Communications Officer. Prior to joining the EAI, Emily was working in a rural region of Hyogo, Japan as a teacher. Since 2016 Emily has volunteered in a variety of roles relating to Sustainable Development and Climate Advocacy in Japan . In 2015, Emily graduated with a BA Hons. in Production Design from the Institute of Art Design and Technology (IADT) Dún Laoghaire.