Apr 1, 2021
In this episode we chat with a fantastic retired couple, Bernard and Joyce Bosonnet who are volunteers at Nano Nagle Place.
From knowing very little about Nano Nagle, they are now totally immersed and are huge ambassadors for her and her incredible story, doing meet and greet and taking visitors on guided tours.
Mar 26, 2021
When Agnes O'Sullivan saw the development nearing completion she put it on her "vision board" that she wanted to work there, as she felt drawn to this special place for some reason.
Her wish came true and she admits herself that it never feels like work!
She chats about her role, about the profound effect that it has on...
Mar 11, 2021
Michael O'Sullivan was appointed as CEO to oversee the construction and delivery of Nano Nagle Place, from a near derelict , but sacred site to what we know and enjoy today.
From taking an initial brief, gaining an understanding of what was required, building critical relationships with the Presentation congregation and...
Mar 5, 2021
Jim Corr, who had been the Lord Mayor of Cork city twice, took the role of Chairman of the Board of the new company with the responsibility of bringing the development of South Pres from concept stage to completion.
He chats about his personal connection to South Pres, the major hurdles faced with the development and...
Feb 26, 2021
In this episode we chat with Sr. Mary Deane who was the Presentation Congregation Leader at the time when the South Pres development was being planned.
The ambitious plans required significant investment and the support and financial contributions from the international congregations were essential to the project.