Darrell Dexter

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The Honourable
Darrell Dexter
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27th Premier of Nova Scotia
In office
June 19, 2009 – October 22, 2013
Monarch Elizabeth II
Lieutenant Governor Mayann Francis
John James Grant
Preceded by Rodney MacDonald
Succeeded by Stephen McNeil
Leader of the Nova Scotia New Democratic Party
In office
June 2001 – November 23, 2013
Preceded by Helen MacDonald
Succeeded by Maureen MacDonald (interim)
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 Nova Scotia House of Assembly
for Cole Harbour
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour (1998-2003)
In office
August 5, 2003 – October 8, 2013
Preceded by Alan Mitchell
Succeeded by Tony Ince
Personal details
Born September 10, 1957 (1957-09-10) (age 59)
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Political party New Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Kelly Wilson
Alma mater Dalhousie University
University of King's College
Profession
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 served as the 27th Premier of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia from 2009 to 2013.

References[change | change source]

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