Meet our staff

Management and administration

The Clubhouse and Staff are managed through a House Committee led by Vice Commodore Paddy Judge  The following are the staff you are likely to meet and help you in the different areas of activity in Howth Yacht Club.

Karen is our Office Supervisor and responsible for reception, admin and hospitality support )


Ian’s primary role is in Administration.  He may also work in the Marina Office and Bar ( 


Eimear’s primary role is Administration, but she is also our Results Officer and can be contacted at  During the busy summer period you will also find her multi-tasking in the Marina Office.




Laura is our Financial Controller and monitors club financial activities including procurement, purchasing and payments -

Helen assists Laura in finance and administration (



Marketing and Sales are handled by Christina who has recently joined our team.


Bar and catering



Both supervisor Frank Kelly who oversees the bar and its staff, and bar steward Brian Radcliffe are our full-time staff.

Sarah Jane, George, John and both ‘Kevins’ are our Part-time Bar Stewards and are always happy to attend and to serve you the finest refreshments all day long!


Sarah Jane








Fred Connolly is our full-time marine supervisor and looks after marine services including the scheduling of tasks amongst the marine staff -




Alin is a familiar face to members who require assistance in respect of the marina, crane, fuelling, launch and the other associated marine services.

Harry is our part-time Marine Operative will also help you in the marina with all our marine services.



Brian McDowell

Our Junior sailors will be familiar with Brian who is in charge of sail and powerboat training and can be reached at