Brian Warr, Baie Verte – Green Bay
Brian Warr is an accomplished business and community leader and long-time resident of Springdale. He attended Memorial University and Holland College, attaining a diploma in police sciences. He served with the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary until 1987, when he returned to Springdale to manage the family hardware business.
Mr. Warr has served as Deputy Mayor of Springdale, Chairman of the Canadian Retail Hardware Association and President of the Springdale and Area Chamber of Commerce, among other leadership roles.
Mr. Warr was appointed Deputy Speaker in 2017 and held that role until being appointed Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development.
On August 19, 2020 he was sworn in as Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development, Minister Responsible for the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation and Minister Responsible for the Status of Persons with Disabilities.