Brian Burns
Brian Burns

Director

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James Dorrian
James Dorrian

Director

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Trish Robinson
Trish Robinson

Senior Operations Manager

Trish has been working with ISI since 2011 starting in accommodation and then expanding into the High School Programme Management before becoming Operations Manager.  She has a BA in Psychology and is also our student welfare officer.  More recently she has completed a diploma in Human Resources.  Trish says the best part about ISI is the special atmosphere created by wonderful staff and students.

Sarah McGovern
Sarah McGovern

High School Programme Manager

Sarah has worked on the High School Programme at ISI since 2016. Before that, she graduated from Dublin City University with a degree in Applied Languages and Translation Studies. As part of her studies, Sarah spent an Erasmus year in the south of France where she attended university. After her studies at DCU, Sarah returned to France for an academic year where she taught English to high school students. She then spent two years living in Vancouver, Canada. She loves working with the team at ISI and having the opportunity to welcome amazing teenagers to the High School Programme each year.

Samantha Hickey
Samantha Hickey

Reception and Administration

Sam has a B.A in English and History from Maynooth University and continues to learn through online and evening courses in various topics. Sam has always worked in customer-focused roles as she really enjoys getting to interact with so many people every day!  Sam started working in ISI in April 2019 and her main focus is supporting the wonderful students with any of their queries. Her favourite thing about ISI is the warm and welcoming atmosphere created by staff and students and getting to see the students become more confident in their English speaking skills during their course.”

Zivile Burbaite
Zivile Burbaite

Sales and Partnership Manager

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Sean O'leary

Admissions Assistant

Seán attended University of Wales and NUI Maynooth where he completed his B.A. in English Literature and Classical Studies in 2016. Seán has worked in various roles since he joined the team at ISI over a year ago. Seán enjoys being part of a team of professionals from different nationalities in ISI. The thing Seán appreciates most about ISI is the supportive and encouraging staff.

Karen Finn

Junior Programme Manager

Karen started in ISI in 2015 as accommodation officer and has since moved into junior programs. Karen has taught English and lived abroad in the past and understands how it feels to move to a new country and learn a new language. She has a BA in Anthropology and Greek & Roman Civilisation and a diploma in early years care and education with Montessori. She thinks the best thing about ISI is the great team ethic.

Marcelo Lopez Anido
Marcelo Lopez Anido

Digital Marketing & Brand Manager

Be a committed professional, meeting the objectives of responsibility, dedication and honesty; performing quality work and achieving my goals and thereby contribute to my personal development and ISI Dublin’s, with a commitment to consistently beat every day and get training. I am a professional who is not afraid of new challenges and always looking for practical solutions to situations that arise.