Meet the Staff

Seamus Campbell

Wool Specialist

Seamus has worked with wool all his life, he began his career with the company in 1973.

Joseph O’ Donnell

Dye House Manager

Joe joined Donegal Yarns in 1985, his father also worked for the company in the Dye department in the late 1950s.

Gerard Lyons

Carding Technician

Gerard joined the Donegal Yarns team in 2011.


Bernard Shovelin

Carding Technician

With 47 years experience working for the company, Bernard brings a wealth of knowledge to the carding room.

Francis Byrne

Machine Operative - Spinning

Francis re-joined Donegal Yarns in 2013, he has previously worked in spinning for 11 years.

Margaret Murrin

Machine Operative - Coning

Margaret and her family have a long history working with the company, she began her career us in 1985.

Brenda O’ Donnell

Machine Operative - Coning

Brenda joined the Donegal Yarns team in 2010.

Gerard McBrearty

Finishing/Dispatch Operative

Gerard began his career with us in 2011.


Caroline O’ Donnell

Office Manager

Caroline manages orders, accounts and payroll, she began her career with us in 2006

Pauric Sweeney

Production Controller

Pauric joined the company in 2012 as a General Operative progressing up to a supervisory position. His father was the previous Production Manager.

Francis Walshe

Production Manager

Managing the staff and production, Francis began working for the company in 1980.