Kate Hickey joined the IrishCentral as Editor in 2010 while living in New York. She is IrishCentral's Managing Editor and Irish Correspondent, based out of Dublin.
She moved to New York having worked in various online and print publications following on from her MA in Journalism. Throughout her career in Ireland and in New York, Kate worked on publications such as The Irish Independent, The Irish Times, and New York Arts among others. Kate has also worked as a Spokeperson for the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform and as a European Tour Manager for Education First.
Kate now lives in her hometown, Dublin City, where she is responsible for sourcing, commissioning and managing content of the site.
Ireland’s capital can be heavenly cheap – as long as you know where to go!
Trusted as a private family nurse, Jolly Jane was suspected of having poisoned up to 100 of her patients.
The amazing institution of the East Village of McSorley’s Old Ale House.
Over a 50-year career, popular Irish actor David Kelly became a national treasure through his iconic roles in "Strumpet City" and "Waking Ned Devine."
From the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere to Sydney - the world will literally go green for Ireland’s national holiday.
Raged coastline, stunning beaches, ancient history…it’s enough to take your breathe away.
“I fundamentally disagree with what President Trump has done. It’s not the way we do business here in Ireland.”
Walking the Dingle Way reveals the magic of Ireland’s beauty on an Irish summer's day.
From an upper-class life on Merrion Square to the mental asylum and what if she had succeeded?
“It's a hard, old life, but they'll all be back again next year.” Incredible photos of the people and animals at Ballinasloe Horse Fair.