Canadian politician. 21st. Premier of Nova Scotia that served in this position from September 12, 1990 until February 26, 1991. He was a member of the Progressive Conservative party. Prior to starting his political career he was a dairy farmer and pioneer of the blueberry industry. His first public office came in 1970 in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly where he served until May 25, 1993. He also served as the Minister of Tourism before becoming Minister of Agriculture from 1979 until 1988. He also served as the Deputy Premier and Minister of Housing until 1990.
Bio by: Danny Hackney