Personal Information

  • Member for: Lothian
  • Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
  • Date of Birth: 11 March 1967

Jeremy was elected as a Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party Lothian MSP in May 2016.

Born and bred in Edinburgh, Jeremy was educated at the Edinburgh Academy and went on to study Law at Edinburgh University and Theology at the London School of Theology.

Before becoming an MSP Jeremy worked in legal profession and latterly in a number of faith-based roles including ministry work and the Scottish Churches Housing Action.

Jeremy was elected as an Edinburgh City Councillor in 2005 and continues to represent the Corstorphine/Murrayfield Ward.

He is married to Jude with twin girls. In his spare time he enjoys travelling, watching sport and reading.

Religious Affiliation


    London School of Theology, BA Theology
    Edinburgh University, Diploma in Legal Practice
    Edinburgh Academy 1972-85

    Career History:

    Parliamentary officer Evangelical Alliance
    Associate Minister Morningside Baptist Church
    Tribunal Member for DLA/PIP Tribunals.
    Councillor Edinburgh City Council.
    Scottish Churches Housing Action

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