Aoife Casey | Autism Friendly University Coordinator
Aoife’s background is in social care where she worked with autistic adults with intellectual disabilities, She got her Hons degree from IT Tallaght. Previously to that she worked as an SNA supporting autistic children. She then went to Maynooth University and did a HDip in Further Education. Next she completed her masters in Adult and Community Education focusing her thesis on autistic women in post compulsory education. She has been working as an adult ed teacher and learning support teacher for the past 2 years and is still part time in addition to her role with AsIAm. She is parent to an autistic child which is where her drive for working and studying in the area of autism stems from. In her spare time she loves to read, sea swim and is a coach and mentor for the Stingers inclusive rugby team at BRFC.