Daniel was co-opted on February 24th to take the seat of his late father Councillor Richard Butler, and elected in June 2014. Stepdad to Layla, father to Jacob and married to Tania, Daniel holds a business degree from the University of Limerick. Daniel is a professional Drugs Education and Prevention worker in Limerick City.
He served as the Limerick Metropolitan Deputy Mayor from 2015-2016. He is a member of the Limerick LCDC, The Limerick Market Trustees, the Limerick City Community Development Project and active on a number of local community groups. Daniel is looking to support local business and in particular start ups to create a vibrant and innovative local economy supporting job creation. Daniel is keen to establish Limerick as a leading place to do business and most importantly to live and grow.
Daniel’s focus is on providing essential family and community services to allow for the community to not just grow but to grow together.