Since 1996 Fiona Fitzsimons has led the Irish Family History Centre (Eneclann) research team. 

 As Research director, Fiona plays a key role in developing and ensuring quality in Eneclann’s digital publications and online resources at , and elsewhere.  

 Research credits include Who Do You Think You AreFaces of American and Finding our Roots

Historical adviser on the Oscar nominated film Albert Nobbs; Reign (Warner Bros, CBS); and Penny Dreadful (Showtime, Sky Atlantic).

Fiona is a columnist for History Ireland, and a feature writer for Irish Lives Remembered online magazine.