John O’Driscoll has been appointed to the Board of Westward Holdings Ltd; owners of Strokestown Park House, National Irish Famine Museum, Pleasure & Vegetable Gardens and the recently opened Woodland Walk in Strokestown, Co Roscommon.
John’s career in Strokestown Park started in 1998 and he is currently Curator / General Manager of the estate.
A native of Glanmire, Co Cork, John studied Horticulture in the National Botanic Gardens. He is a currently living in Mohill, Co Leitrim.
John will continue to be responsible for the day to day running of Strokestown Park, Museum and Gardens and the Management of the estate. He is also Chairman of the Houses, Castles and Gardens of Ireland.