Gaelic writers impressed by Leona

Leona Twiss: Award

Kerry GAA PRO Leona Twiss has been named public relations officer of the year by the Gaelic Games Writers’ Association.

She was presented with the award at a ceremony in Iveagh Gardens in Dublin.

Leona, a member of the Milltown/Castlemaine club, who is the principal at Cullina National School in Beaufort, was praised for her “outstanding work” leading the communications strategy for the GAA in Kerry.

Her role involves liaising with the local and national media in such matters as organising press briefings and interviews with team management and officials in the lead up to big games.

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