Niall Duddy was nominated to the Teaching Council by the Connacht/Munster/ Ulster, Post-Primary Voluntary Sector. Originally from Galway and residing in Athenry, Niall is a teacher of mathematics at Presentation College, Athenry. He previously taught/ lectured in mathematics at NUIG and Shannon College of Hotel Management. He is a holder of a B. Sc (Mathematcis) and H. Dip. Ed. from NUIG and M. Sc. (Cryptography) from UCC. He is an active member of the ASTI and is the current Galway branch secretary.