Jacqui Feely joined Sample-Studios Board of Directors in the role of Treasurer in March 2021. She is a highly experienced arts and finance professional bringing many years of experience to the role of Treasurer. She was formerly Head of Finance at Cork Opera House until December 2021. She has a strong affinity with and is an avid supporter of the arts and culture in Cork. She holds a Bachelor of Business Studies from the University of Limerick and is a Certified Public Accountant. She brings over 30 years of experience in finance roles across various sectors in Ireland, the US, the UK and Germany. Feely has held many voluntary community roles, including with Kanturk Arts Festival where she presented her own poetry and plays. She works to support the behind the scenes work that ensures the sustainability of this important visual arts organisation.