Principals’ Conference 2022

Conference Theme

“The Edmund Rice school is a place of hope, happiness and courage.”

  • Keynote Address by Dr. Wayne Tinsey, ERI Ambassador


  • Stories from Our Schools
    • Bríd Lysaght, principal in Nagle Rice College, Doneraile, Cork
    • Andrea Murphy, principal in Charleville CBS, Cork
    • Edward Kennedy, principal in Mt Sion Secondary School, Waterford
    • Conor Doyle, principal in Francis St CBS, Dublin


  • Inspiring Transformational Leadership
    • Aaron Wolfe, principal in Coláiste Éamann Rís, Cork
    • Sean Stack, principal in St Joseph’s Secondary School, Fairview, Dublin
    • Bríd Ryan, principal in Scoil Ailbhe, Thurles, Tipperary
    • Tom Prendergast, principal in Ardscoil Rís, Limerick


  • Global Citizenship
    • School of Sanctuary: John Moloney, principal in Bunscoil McCauley Rice, Callan, Kilkenny
    • Global Classroom: Kieran Murphy, principal in Blarney St, Cork
    • Sustainability: Liam Newell, principal in O’Connell Secondary School, Dublin and Padraig Cawley, principal in Ardscoil na Mara, Tramore, Waterford