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Orla McGrady

Senior Grants Officer

Orla has worked in the not-for-profit sector for over 25 years, mainly in the creative industries, supporting visual arts, craft, music, theatre and dance. She studied English Literature at Queen’s University and holds an MSc in Cultural Management. With a lifelong passion for the nature, wildlife and our environment, Orla is thrilled to bring her professional knowledge and experience to KNIB. She also holds an FIBKA Certificate in Beekeeping and is passionate about biodiversity, and sharing the message on the value of our pollinators. She lives in Belfast with her fluffy 3-legged cat Petal and can always be found outdoors up a mountain or in the woods.