David Anderson

David Anderson,Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Biography

Cypress Hills-Grasslands (Saskatchewan)

David Anderson is the Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills - Grasslands, Saskatchewan and the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (September 2013).

David was first elected to Parliament in 2000 as a Member of the Canadian Alliance Party and was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-food for the Canadian Wheat Board in January 2006. The Prime Minister extended his portfolio on October 10, 2007, naming him Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resource. He was re-elected 2008 and retained both portfolios.

David studied at the University of Regina where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He then went on to complete a Masters of Divinity at the Canadian Theological Seminary in 1990.

David lives in Frontier, Sk and is married to Sheila. They have two adult children, Amy and Andrew and a daughter-in-law Charis.