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Bartholomew O’KEEFFE

Member of the Seanad Eireann

Bartholomew O’KEEFFE, Irish Member of the Seanad Eireann. member, Higher Education Committee, Cork County Council, since 1985; member, S. Health Board, 1991.

Background

O’KEEFFE, Bartholomew was born on April 2, 1945 in Cork, Ireland. Parents: Daniel O’Keeffe and Ellen O'Keeffe (née Murphy).

Education

University College, Cork, Bachelor of Arts, English, history, Irish, philosophy, 1970. H.Dip, education; spoken languages: Irish, English.

Career

Member, Fianna Fail, since 1960. Senator; Spokesman on the environment, 1989-1990, Finance. since 1990, Seanad Eireann. Member. Oireachtas Committee on Employment, 1992.

Lecturer. Regional College, Bishopstown, Cork.

Religion

Catholic.

Membership

Member, Higher Education Committee, Cork County Council, since 1985. Member, S. Health Board, 1991. Clubs: member, Ballincollig G.A.A, member, Board of Management.

Colcüste Choihm Ballincollig.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, tennis, Gaelic games. Finance, environment, education, industry, commerce.

Connections

Spouse Mary O’Keeffe (née Murphy), 1970. Children: Mark, Elaine, Hilda, Patrice.