The Executive Committee

The VDP Committee is made up of the Activity Leaders and the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee are elected every year to uphold the aims of the society and help keep it running smoothly. The Committee work for you, so don't hesitate to get in touch if there's anything you need or if you have a bright idea you would like to share!


Sam McMahon -President

Sam, our president, is a 4th year Law student from Cork. He's organised and encouraging in equal measure. His experience, genuine passion and ridiculous work ethic have been helping Trinity VDP to grow stronger than ever this year.

If you need inspiration or someone to talk to about anything Trinity VDP, send him an email at


Philip King -Vice-President of Activities

Phil is a 3rd year Medicine Student and respected Panto Veteran. He oversees the entire vetting process and makes sure that all of the activities are running smoothly.

If you need any help with getting involved in Trinity VDP, Phil is the man with all the answers. Send him an email at


Niamh Carruthers -Vice-President of Fundraising

Niamh is a third year Sociology Student from Connecticut. Niamh is at the core of the money raising and event organising for Trinity VDP. She can single handedly organise some of the biggest events in Trinity College without even breaking a sweat.

If you ever need a helping hand, or a friendly face at your first VDP event, Niamh has got your back. You can email her at


Kate Cox -Secretary

Kate is a final year Law & Business Student, and our prized Secretary. She keeps us updated on all things VDP through our weekly emails. 

You can get in touch with Kate at


Heather O'Reilly -Treasurer

Heather is a final year History & Geography Student and makes sure that all of the money raised is in order, and goes to the right places.

Heather's email is, if you want to get in touch!

Eleanor Brayden -Public Relations Officer

Eleanor is our PRO and is there to capture all of our VDP moments on camera. She makes all the posters and Flyers for all things Trinity VDP.

You can get in touch with Eleanor at

Tom O'Malley -Volunteer Liaison Officer

Tom is our Volunteer Liaison Officer, and he's the best one out there! He is a 3rd year student studying Social Work. Tom is always happy to answer all of your questions about getting involved in VDP. Tom is dedicated to making sure everyone gets the protection training they need and the weekends away that they deserve.

You can always send Tom an email at!