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Sheila De Courcy
Working with ideas has been at the heart of Sheila’s work for 4 decades. Currently a member of film, education and music boards, she is working as consultant, facilitator and producer across a range of creative projects. Prior to this she spent over thirty years in RTÉ where responsibilities included RTÉs year-long 40th anniversary, developing a teen soap and establishing the award-winning RTÉjr multi-platform brand for children. Sheila’s favourite places for chats include the hills, the sea and anywhere there is good music.
Nadiya Hussain by Shelia De Courcy
"Anxiety amongst children, diversity in media: Two issues that are more pressing, in these exceptional times, than ever before. The inspirational Nadiya Hussein, in talking about her personal experience, challenges us to act now before it’s too late." Nadiya Hussain was the CMC Opening Keynote in 2019.