Andrew Parsons, Burgeo – La Poile

Andrew Parsons has represented the district of Burgeo – La Poile since 2011. A lifelong resident of Channel-Port aux Basques, Minister Parsons trained as a lawyer and was called to the Newfoundland and Labrador bar in 2005. He practiced law in the region before entering provincial politics.

Andrew has served on the executive of Port aux Basques Minor Hockey, including four years as president. He served as a committee member for Port aux Basques Come Home Year 2005, a member of the Southwest Coast Marine and Mountain Zone Committee, and as a board member on the Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Care Foundation. He has also served as president of the Port aux Basques Chamber of Commerce.

Andrew has been recognized and awarded numerous times for his public service and volunteerism.