Marion Gillooly

Dr Marion Gillooly has been Executive Director of The Dollywood Foundation UK since 2018, and leads the Foundation’s strategy for delivery of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in the UK and Ireland. Passionate about books and reading, Marion is committed to giving children the best possible start in life. She has previously held senior roles in clinical research, local and central government, and the voluntary sector. She has a PhD in respiratory pathology.

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