About me

I’m a digital consultant and designer with nearly 20 years experience working with digital and multimedia, and am an experienced trainer and speaker. I specialise in working with non-profits, charities and campaigns; and I’m based in Dublin, Ireland.

I also run Digital Charity Lab, a social enterprise that builds digital skills in non-profits.


I have worked on a hugely varied range of projects during my career as a web and graphic designer and digital communications specialist.

My areas of expertise include:

  • digital strategy
  • digital transformation
  • web design
  • multimedia
  • digital storytelling
  • social media campaigns
  • Google Ads
  • email marketing
  • web copy writing and editing
  • branding
  • online campaigning
  • design for print and publications
  • blogging
  • project management
  • training on web, design and content skills


I have been working in digital and communications since 1999, and have worked full-time or on a contract basis for the following employers:

  • Barnardos Ireland
  • Dóchas
  • Oxfam Ireland
  • Trinity College Dublin
  • The Digital Media Centre at Dublin Institute of Technology, Aungier St
  • Riverdeep
  • The Irish Times

Consultancy clients

Clients of my digital consultancy include:

  • Digital Fundraising Academy
  • National Youth Council of Ireland
  • Mental Health Ireland
  • Trócaire
  • Noteworthy
  • GivePanel
  • The cutting-edge digital fundraising project Black Swans of Fundraising, with Get Your Stories Straight
  • Campaign Bootcamp
  • Irish Heart Foundation
  • Dublin Rape Crisis Centre
  • Abortion Support Network
  • Peace Direct
  • Reprieve
  • Arts Council RAISE Programme, with O’Kennedy Consulting
  • Siamsa Tíre, the National Folk Theatre of Ireland
  • Irish Wind Energy Association
  • The Mater Foundation
  • The National Women’s Council of Ireland
  • Animals Asia
  • DEBRA Ireland
  • DePaul Ireland

Contact details

You can contact me on hello@jeanobrien.com. If you’d like to see more about my experience and skills, visit my LinkedIn profile.

Digital Charity Lab

Digital Charity LabDigital Charity Lab is a collective of digital experts, that is providing free and affordable training for charities on digital skills, and facilitating collaborative working and knowledge exchange between charities.  I was honoured to receive a Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Elevator Award for Digital Charity Lab.