Pádraig Rice is the Coordinator of the Gay Project. He is responsible for the day to day management and leadership of the organisation. A graduate of University College Cork and the University of Oxford, Pádraig previously worked as a Parliamentary Assistant to an independent Senator. He has also worked with Trócaire in Uganda and with Carr Communications in Dublin. As a student, Pádraig was Chairperson of UCC LGBT Society when it was named Ireland’s Best Student Society in 2012. In addition to working at the Gay Project, Pádraig is a part-time postgraduate Law student in UCC. Pádraig is originally from a village called Camp (ironically some might think. He loves to run, read and hangout out with his boyfriend Aaron.