Lisa McDonald is currently a member of Wexford County Council having been co-opted in July 2016. She had formerly served as a member of Wexford County Council ( 2004- 2007) and was a Senator from 2007 to 2011.
Lisa is married with two children and has her own solicitor’s practice in Wexford town. Currently living in Murrintown, she was born and reared in Piercestown, and was educated in Broadway National School and the Presentation Secondary School in Wexford town. She studied law at University College Dublin before qualifying as a solicitor.
Lisa McDonald was a member of Seanad Éireann from 2007 to 2011 and is currently a Wexford County Council Councillor.
She was a County Councillor on Wexford County Council from 2004–07, and was then co-opted back onto the Council in July 2016. She was nominated by the Taoiseach to Seanad Éireann on 3 August 2007.