Kate O'Connell

Kate O'Connell (née Newman; born 3 January 1980) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin Bay South constituency since the 2016 general election.[2]

Kate O'Connell

Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
ConstituencyDublin Bay South
Personal details
Katherine Newman[1]

(1980-01-03) 3 January 1980
Kilbeggan, County Westmeath, Ireland
Political partyFine Gael
Spouse(s)Morgan O'Connell (m. 2008)
Alma materUniversity of Brighton

She was a member of Dublin City Council from 2014 to 2016.[3][4]

O'Connell is a native of Kilbeggan, County Westmeath. She studied in the United Kingdom and she is now a practicing pharmacist, along with her husband Morgan. They run a pharmacy in Rathgar.

O'Connell supported the repeal of the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland.


  1. "O'Connell's sister aiming to become the third family member in Leinster House". Irish Independent. 28 March 2018.
  2. "Kate O'Connell". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  3. "Kate O'Connell". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  4. "Election 2016: Kate O'Connell". RTÉ News. 28 February 2016.
New constituency Teachta Dála for Dublin Bay South
With: Eoghan Murphy
Jim O'Callaghan
Eamon Ryan
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