Fulton MacGregor was elected as the MSP for Coatbridge & Chryston in May 2016. He had previously been a councillor on North Lanarkshire Council.
After his election he was appointed to the Justice and Education & Skills committees and has subsequently been appointed as the Parliamentary Liaison Officer to the Cabinet Secretary for Health & Sport.
Mr MacGregor is also involved in many Cross Party Groups.
Prior to his election as MSP, Mr MacGregor was a social worker, specialising in children and young people before moving to criminal justice.