Grace will take up office later this year. The current Director, Nicholas Carolan, co-founded the Archive in 1987 and has led its development into a leading repository of Irish cultural materials (www.itma.ie). Nicholas is due to retire in mid-2015.
The Archive has also won a 2015 TG4 Gradam Ceoil, Gradam Comaoine TG4 (Outstanding Contribution to Traditional Music and Song) - Irish Traditional Music Archive - Taisce Cheol Dúchais Éireann.
Comhghairdeas faoi dhó ag foireann na Taisce.