Lynn Boylan MEP

Lynn Boylan

Lynn is Sinn Féin’s MEP for Dublin, topping the poll in 2014 with over 83,000 first preference votes.

Lynn is a member of the Sinn Féin Ard Chomhairle and a member of the European Parliament Committees on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee and Employment and Social Affairs. She authored the Boylan Report on the Right2Water which successfully passed in the European Parliament.

Lynn previously worked in Ballymun as a community programme coordinator with an environmental NGO. This work allowed her to combine her skills as an ecologist with her commitment to community activism.

In 2010 Lynn was appointed chairperson of the Safefood Advisory Board after serving four years on the board. Safefood, one of the Good Friday Agreement All Ireland bodies, promotes greater cooperation in the areas of nutrition and food safety.