Michael Collins , his wife Fiona and three sons live locally in Newcastle West.
Educated at Raheenagh National School, St Ita’s Secondary School Newcastle West & Limerick Institute of Technology.
• Working locally as an Executive Financial Adviser with Canada Life Assurance.
• Accomplished player of Irish Traditional Music and member of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann.
• Past Secretary of Newcastle West Chamber Of Commerce.
• Chairman of Newcastle West Fianna Fail Cumann.