Minister for Local Government and Housing
Kevin Stewart MSP
Kevin Stewart has served in the Scottish Parliament as the member for Aberdeen Central since 2011.
Before his election to the Scottish Parliament, he was previously the Depute Leader of Aberdeen City Council and served as a local councillor for more than eleven years. As a councillor, he chaired the Finance and Resources Committee and the North East of Scotland's Regional Transport Partnership, NESTRANS.
He was the Convenor of the Local Government and Regeneration Committee in the last Parliament and also sat on the Welfare Reform and Justice Sub-Committee on Policing. He was appointed as Minister for Local Government and Housing in May 2016.