Leading Author, Publisher, and Broadcaster of Irish Family History, since 1978. Founder of the worlds first Irish genealogy podcast (2006). Author of the 34 book 'Irish Families project', covering every Irish county.
Founder of the Irish Roots Cafe and Hedge School. Hosting six broadcast series plus CD's on: Language; History; Song: and Genealogy. "The worlds leading authority on Irish Clans and Families." .-(as per IrishCentral)
Performed as singer, in Irish and English, at the largest 3 day Irish festival in the world, at Dublin, Ohio in 2014. (Ceili stage, Friday & Saturday shows with the IRC house band.