Kate Canning has lived in Mount Merrion since 1986.She is a Speech and Drama teacher who specialises in Public Speaking. For many years she ran a small Drama school in Mount Merrion Community Centre putting hundreds of students forward for Examinations. Most of her past students now work in the world of business, law and medicine. In 2008 Kate was invited to join MMRA as secretary, a post she held until the recent AGM when she was asked to take on role of President.
Kate says that she loves living in Mount Merrion and is committed to trying to maintain its unique living environment and sense of community.