Gina Menzies

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Gina Menzies is a frequent guest on Raidió Teilifís Éireann, the Irish national radio and television broadcaster and is described as a theologian.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]

Her academic qualifications include an H. Dip in Education from Trinity College Dublin, a Bachelor of Divinity from Milltown Institute of Theology and Philosophy and an M.Sc in Medical Ethics and Law.[8]

She also contributes to print media outlets such as The Sunday Business Post [9][10] and The Irish Times [11][12]

She gave a testimony to the Oireachtas Joint Committee On Arts, Sport, Tourism, Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs entitled The Role of Women in Sport, Wednesday, 12 November 2003[13] and was described by Jimmy Deenihan TD as "a great international squash player". She had served as chairperson of the Irish Government Taskforce on Women in Sport.[14]

Gina is happily married to Donald for 40 years, they have two children and five grandchildren.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "RTÉ Radio - Today With Pat Kenny". RTÉ. 14 January 2010. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 2010-01-14. 
  2. ^ "RTÉ Radio - Spirit Moves Program 19 - 23rd March 2008". RTÉ. 23 March 2008. Archived from the original on 31 December 2009. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  3. ^ "RTÉ Radio - The Sunday Forum - 25th October 2009". RTÉ. 25 October 2009. Archived from the original on 5 June 2011. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  4. ^ "RTÉ TV - Gina Menzies discusses the role of the Pope in the 21st century - Prime Time 16th October 2003". RTÉ. 2003-10-16. Archived from the original on 8 September 2004. Retrieved 2010-01-21. 
  5. ^ "RTÉ TV - Gina Menzies speaks about the decline of the Catholic church in Ireland in recent years - Prime Time 23rd September 2004". RTÉ. 2004-09-23. Archived from the original on 11 October 2004. Retrieved 2010-01-21. 
  6. ^ "RTÉ Radio - Gina Menzies discusses Humanae Vitae - This Week 1st June 2008". RTÉ. 2008-06-01. Archived from the original on 3 November 2012. Retrieved 2010-01-21. 
  7. ^ "RTÉ Radio - Gina Menzies discusses Catholic Guilt - Tubridy Show 6th March 2009". RTÉ. 6 March 2009. Archived from the original on 18 September 2009. Retrieved 2010-01-22. 
  8. ^ Short Bio from Coaching Ireland, University of Limerick, University of Limerick, 18 January 2010, archived from the original on 31 December 2008, retrieved 2010-01-18 
  9. ^ "Papacy at a crossroads". The Sunday Business Post. 10 April 2005. Archived from the original on 11 November 2005. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  10. ^ "A woman of great influence". The Sunday Business Post. 23 December 2001. Archived from the original on 19 February 2006. Retrieved 2010-01-21. 
  11. ^ "Forced to follow in the role of Mary". The Irish Times. 2005. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  12. ^ Menzies, Gina (2006-01-28). "Encyclical displays rare awareness of nature of love". The Irish Times. Retrieved 2010-01-18. 
  13. ^ Role of Women in Sport - Presentation, Oireachtas, 2003, retrieved 2010-01-21 
  14. ^ Fifth Report Women in Sport (PDF), Oireachtas, July 2004, retrieved 2010-01-21 

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