Aileen Mellon

Aileen was co-opted to Derry City & Strabane District Council in 2018 and quickly made her presence known.

Having, herself grown up in Galliagh, Aileen is now raising her 4 year old son there. With a great passion for the development of her community she has been a leader in the community and youth sector in the area for the past 12years.

A Leader in the ‘On the Streets Community Youth Initiative’ Aileen has always dedicated her time to supporting people in her community.

As a youth worker she has a proven track record working for the greater good of her community, particularly all of its young people.

As a councillor Aileen will bring the same passion and dedication to working on behalf of and delivering for all residents of the Galliagh area.