Darrell Dexter

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The Honourable
Darrell Dexter

MLA
27th Premier of Nova Scotia
Incumbent
Assumed office
June 19, 2009
Lieutenant Governor Mayann Francis
John James Grant
Preceded by Rodney MacDonald
Leader of the Opposition of Nova Scotia
In office
June 2001 – June 19, 2009
Premier John Hamm
Rodney MacDonald
Preceded by Robert Chisholm
Succeeded by Stephen McNeil
Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Cole Harbour
Incumbent
Assumed office
August 5, 2003
Preceded by Constituency established
Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
In office
March 24, 1998 – August 5, 2003
Preceded by Alan Mitchell
Succeeded by Constituency abolished
Personal details
Born September 10, 1957 (1957-09-10) (age 56)
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Political party New Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Kelly Wilson
Alma mater Dalhousie University
University of King's College
Profession Lawyer
Naval officer
Journalist
Military service
Service/branch Canadian Forces
Rank Sub-Lieutenant

Darrell Dexter (born September 10, 1957)[1] is a Canadian lawyer, journalist and former naval officer who is serving as the 27th and current Premier of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, since 2009.

References[change | edit source]

  1. [1], Canadaeast.com, April 12, 2010