Michelle McIlveen

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Michelle McIlveen
Michelle McIlveen DUP.jpg
Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
for Strangford
Assumed office
7 March 2007
Preceded by John Taylor
Personal details
Born (1971-01-21) 21 January 1971 (age 43)
Political party Democratic Unionist Party
Alma mater Queen's University, Belfast
Religion Free Presbyterian

Michelle McIlveen, MLA is a politician from Northern Ireland. She was elected in 2007 to the Northern Ireland Assembly as a Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) member for Strangford.

She was educated at Methodist College Belfast and graduated from Queen's University, Belfast with a Masters in Irish Politics and a Certificate in Education. McIlveen is a former teacher at Grosvenor Grammar School before working for the family business in Newtownards. Her constituency office is based at 1 Bridge Street Link, Comber.

She is the Democratic Unionist Party's spokesperson on children and young people. She is also a former councillor on Ards Borough Council, elected in 2005.[1]


Michelle currently serves with two other MLA's from her party, the DUP (Democratic Unionist Party). The two MLA's she serves with are Jonathan Bell and Simon Hamilton.


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Northern Ireland Assembly
Preceded by
John Taylor, Baron Kilclooney
MLA for Strangford
2007 -
Succeeded by
Party political offices
Preceded by
Nigel Dodds
Party Secretary of the Democratic Unionist Party