The 2020 chairperson of the Blue Jean Country Queen Festival, Dermot Connolly, is a member of Enfield Macra na Feirme. Dermot is also chair of Meath Macra na Feirme County Executive.
This is Siobháns second term as Secretary having previously been joint Secretary of the festival in 2015/16 She is also the a former festival Chairperson and a member of Athboy Macra na Feirme.
Public Relations Officer
The 2019/20 PRO is Laura Hannon. Laura is in her first year as PRO of the festival. She is also PRO of Meath Macra na Feirme and Enfield Macra. She won the 2019 Meath Macra na Feirme PRO of the Year.
Alan Beirne is a long time member of the commitee and has held multiple roles, including treasurer, prior to the election of the 2019/20 commitee.
The Festival Commitee is made up of members from clubs all over Meath. The community spirit enabled by the festival also allows us to have a long standing network of Athboy-natives and former committee members who are always willing to lend their expertise or experience to the festival.
Previous Chairs & Secretaries
|1987||Oliver Gilsenan||Carnaross||Caroline Lynch||Carnaross|
|1988||Stephen Corry||Ardcath||Breda Murray||Ardcath|
|1989||Patrick Farrelly||Carnaross||Mary Heaney||Wilkinstown|
|1990||Caroline Lynch||Carnaross||Fiona Englishby||Wilkinstown|
|1991||Gerry Cooke||Robinstown||Maeve Farrelly||Navan|
|1992||Gerry Cooke||Robinstown||Clare Higgins||Athboy|
|1993||Clare Higgins||Athboy||Margo Cooke||Robinstown|
|1994||Clare Higgins||Athboy||Mary Donohoe||Athboy|
|1995||Clare Higgins||Athboy||Cathyanne Reidy||Athboy|
|1996||Gerry Cooke||Athboy||Mary Donohoe||Athboy|
|1997||Peter Farrelly||Carnaross||Marian Naughton||Dunshaughlin|
|1998||Peter Farrelly||Carnaross||Margo Cooke||Athboy|
|1999||Martin McGovern||Athboy||Noeleen Doggett||Wilkinstown|
|2000||Martin McGovern||Athboy||Noeleen Doggett||Wilkinstown|
|2001||Noeleen Doggett||Wilkinstown||Mary Donohoe||Athboy|
|2002||Noeleen Doggett||Wilkinstown||Mary Donohoe||Athboy|
|2003||Joe Gardiner||Scurlogstown||Noeleen Doggett||Wilkinstown|
|2004||Joe Gardiner||Scurlogstown||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy|
|2005||Dara Englishby||Athboy||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy|
|2006||Dara Englishby||Athboy||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy|
|2007||Joseph O Reilly||Longwood||Breda Murray||Ardcath|
|2008||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy||Lisa McGovern||Moynalty|
|2009||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy||Lisa McGovern||Moynalty|
|2010||Patricia McKenna||Moynalty||Veronica Donohoe||Athboy|
|2011||Patricia McKenna||Moynalty||Aiveen Cully||Longwood|
|2012||Noel Griffin||Moynalty||Aiveen Cully||Longwood|
|2013||Celine Smyth||Athboy||Caoimhe Leavy||Athboy|
|2014||Celine Smyth||Athboy||Caoimhe Leavy||Athboy|
|2015||Tara Heaney||Enfield||Siobhan Kearney & Claire Gough||Athboy|
|2016||Siobhan Kearney||Athboy||Claire Gough||Athboy|
|2017||Aiveen Cully-Dunne||Longwood/Killyon||Claire Gough||Athboy|
|2018||Aiveen Cully-Dunne||Longwood/Kilyon||Aoife Mooney||Athboy|
|2019||Ciaran Kearney||Navan||Aoife Mooney||Athboy|
|2020||Dermot Connolly||Enfield||Siobhán Kearney||Athboy|