Meet Our Key People

Marie Faughey 


Director Fostering First Ireland & Key Assets Consulting

Marie has worked in children and family services for over 30 years.  With a background in Public Health Nursing, child protection and management,  her extensive experience spans a diverse range of settings across the public and private sector including Director of Public Health Nursing, Child Care Manager, Tusla Area Manager, National Lead for Children First (HSE) before joining the Key Assets Group.

Marie brings with her a wealth of experience in the delivery of child protection and children in care services. She is passionate about improving outcomes for children and has a keen focus on quality and governance. Her background in developing innovative services for children coupled with in depth knowledge of child protection services are a natural fit for her role as Director within the Key Assets Group.

Marie can be contacted at


Sarah Treacy


Director Key Assets Consulting

Sarah has over 21 years professional experience working with children and families in therapy, assessment and management settings. Having worked as an independent Guardian Ad Litem and assessor in family law matters since 2002, her expertise has been extensively applied in complex Child Care and Family Law matters.

Inspired by her considerable experience as a children’s therapist, she developed an assessment and representation model specifically for younger children in child and family law proceedings with the goal of sensitively enhancing younger children’s participation in legal proceedings in pursuit of the best interests of the child. With qualifications in psychology, play therapy and law, she brings a complementary spectrum of professional skills, knowledge and experience to her role as Director with Key Assets Consulting.

Sarah can be contacted at


Amy Dillon

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Senior Business Support Officer

Amy has been a member of our Business Support Team since 2022 and worked for our sister company Fostering First Ireland for two years prior. Amy oversees the administration of referrals for all case types. Amy co-ordinates case management and clinic bookings for both consultants and clients.

Amy has qualifications in psychology and vast experience in customer service, administration and line management.

Amy can be contacted at