Timmy Dooley has been a Fianna Fáil TD for Clare constituency since 2007. Since May 2016, he is the Spokesperson on Communications, The Environment & Natural Resources. He was elected ALDE Vice-President in 2015. He served as Fianna Fáil Spokesperson for Transport, Tourism and Sport from 2011 to 2016. From 2002-2006 he was a Senator of the administrative Panel constituency. Previously, he worked in sales and marketing and business development with a number of companies.