Shauna Armstrong

Shauna has a BCL in Law and Criminology and an MA in Comparative Criminology and Criminal Justice, both from Maynooth University. Over the last number of years, she has worked in various administrative roles in Legal Firms. 
 
She currently works for the Department of Justice which works to advance community and national security, promote justice and equality and safeguard human rights in order to achieve a safe, fair and inclusive Ireland. 
 
Shauna is passionate about advocating for young people in the care and aftercare systems and has a particular interest in young people with care experience in the criminal justice system and has conducted various research projects to that effect.