About Maura Based in the Roscommon Galway Constituency, Senator Maura Hopkins was elected to Seanad Éireann in 2016 on the Administrative panel. Maura is Fine Gael Spokesperson on Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs in the Seanad. She is currently an Irish delegate to the Council of Europe. She was first elected to Roscommon County Council in 2014. Maura is a Senior Occupational Therapist by profession. She is also a Speech and Drama teacher.