Cllr. Ann Norton is co-founder and Managing Director of The Clare Crusaders Children’s Clinic, a clinic providing professional therapy for children and young adults with disabilities. First elected to Clare County Council in 2014 as an Independent Councillor, she sits on may groups and voluntary organisations. Before devoting her time to disability advocacy, Ann had a business in Ennis from 1993 to 2003. Ann has been a Director of Clare Sports Partnership, and a member of Limerick Clare Education & Training Board and IT Tralee Governance Board. Ann has also twice nominated to the position of First Citizen of Ennis.