Orna is the Research Director of FactCheckNI. She holds a PhD in politics from Queen’s University Belfast and is co-founder of TranConn. Her expertise lies in bespoke research design, community based research, ethnographic and action research, report writing, and selected lecturing.
She lectures part-time at a local university, and also appears as a social and political commentator for the BBC and UTV.
When not at work Orna is to be found in the cinema, running up local hills and dreaming of owning a dozen labradors.