Senator Erin McGreehan

Senator for Louth. Spokesperson on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration.

Meet Erin

Erin McGreehan grew up in Castletowncooley, Co. Louth. She went to school locally in Mullaghbuoy NS and Bush Post Primary. Erin continued her studies in NUI Galway completing Bachelor of Arts in Public and Social Policy and then enrolled and completed a Bachelor of Laws. After that Erin completed a Masters in European Economics and Public Affairs.

Erin was elected in May of 2019 on her first election campaign to Louth County Council and in June 2020 nominated to the 26th Seanad by An Taoiseach Micheál Martin. Her priorities for her term of Office is to highlight inequalities for minorities, people with disabilities and the lower-waged. Brexit is a huge threat to our economy, and she will work to help mitigate the costs of Brexit. The strengthening of our towns and villages making them more sustainable and attractive and safer for communities is of huge importance to Erin. Growing up on a small farm, Erin understands and respects the importance of our agricultural industry. The rural way of life is an important cultural part of this country and needs to be protected.

Erin is a mother of four young boys and herself and her partner Donal run a small Engineering business. She and her family are active members of her local athletic club Glenmore AC.

Get in touch with Erin

For any issues, contact Erin by email or telephone.






County Louth


Phone: 087 4182454

Latest News from Erin


McGreehan: We must challenge the accepted ‘laddish’ behaviour; catcalling and groping is wrong


New Hedgerow Management Plan for farmers in new rural environment protection scheme necessary – McGreehan   


Constitution is innately biased against women and it needs to be changed – McGreehan


Important that the Mother and Baby Homes backup tapes of audio recordings are dealt with sensitively – McGreehan