Ismay’s current role with the IRC is as Receptionist. She is first point of contact for people coming in to the organisation and fields all calls, emails and appointments as well as scheduling people to meet with caseworkers at our Drop-In Centre. Outside of the day to day management of reception Ismay is also responsible for several administrative duties within the office. Prior to this, Ismay has worked alongside migrants and asylum seekers in various capacities but most notably with the Anti-Racism Network where she has been involved in campaigns against institutional racism and campaigning for improvements in the lives of migrants in Ireland. She also has a range of experience working with disadvantaged/vulnerable people including the homeless and those from the travelling community.