Imelda Henry

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Imelda Henry
In office
April 2011 – April 2016
ConstituencyIndustrial and Commercial Panel
Personal details
Born (1967-03-05) 5 March 1967 (age 53)
County Sligo, Ireland
Political partyFine Gael
Spouse(s)Aiden Meehan

Imelda Henry (born 5 March 1967) is an Irish Fine Gael politician and former senator.[1] She was elected to the 24th Seanad in April 2011 on the Industrial and Commercial Panel.[2] and lost her seat at the following election in April 2016.

She was a member of Sligo County Council from 2004 to 2011 for the Strandhill local electoral area.[3] Her father, Peter Henry, had previously been a member of the Council between 1985 and 1999.

She was a candidate for the Sligo–North Leitrim constituency at the 2007 general election but was not elected.[3] She also unsuccessfully contested the 2007 Seanad election.

She was the Fine Gael Seanad spokesperson on Children between 2011 and 2016.


  1. ^ "Imelda Henry". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 5 November 2011.
  2. ^ "Senators elected to the new Seanad". RTÉ News. 29 April 2011. Retrieved 30 April 2011.
  3. ^ a b "Imelda Henry". Retrieved 30 April 2011.

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