Originally from Dublin, Kevin moved to the South East at the age of five. He grew up in the heritage town of Lismore, Co. Waterford before graduating with a BA in Journalism and French from DIT. Kevin worked at Dublin City FM throughout his college years and then started with Beat in January 2017 before becoming News & Sports Editor in 2018. He was also a regular contributor to student website Campus.ie, as well as serving as a producer for Walk in My Shoes Radio. Kevin has a passion for acting and has appeared in several television, theatre and short film productions. A lover of languages, Kevin speaks fluent French, some Italian and has spoken as gaeilge in the European Parliament in Strasbourg where he represented Ireland.