Tony was first elected to Sligo County Council in the mid-1970s and was subsequently elected to Sligo Borough Council. He has served as Mayor of Sligo on four occasions. Tony is a native of Sligo, and has lived there all his life. He is a sales rep, and he works across Sligo and Leitrim. He is married to Paula, and they have three grown up children.
Some other facts about Tony: Tony is a keen sports fan, and he particularly enjoys GAA, soccer and rugby. He played for St Marys in his youth, and he is a loyal supporter of Coolera- Strand Hill GAA Club. His favourite soccer team other than Sligo Rovers is Manchester United, and he tries to make it over to a game once a season. Tonys political hero is Michael Collins. His favourite take away is Chinese.