Anne grew up in Cork city and moved to Youghal when she married Paul and they now have three adult daughters. She currently works in the public service having worked in the past in the health sector, the building industry, community work, tourism and fulltime in the home. Anne’s first radio interview was as a child speaking on her interest in wild flowers. Her interests include travel, gardening, charity work and spending time with family and friends, especially on Bere Island. Anne enjoys life outside the city and loves living by the sea.