Chris d'Entremont

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Chris A. d'Entremont
MLA for Argyle
In office
August 5, 2003 – October 8, 2013
Preceded by Neil LeBlanc
Succeeded by Riding dissolved
MLA for Argyle-Barrington
Incumbent
Assumed office
October 8, 2013
Preceded by Riding created
Minister of Finance
In office
February 2009 – March 10, 2009
Preceded by Michael Baker
Succeeded by Jamie Muir
Personal details
Born (1969-10-31) October 31, 1969 (age 44)
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Political party Progressive Conservative
Residence Belleville, Nova Scotia
Occupation politician

Chris A. d'Entremont (born October 31, 1969) is a Canadian politician. He currently represents the electoral district of Argyle-Barrington in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. He is a member of the Progressive Conservatives.

Before politics[edit]

Before his election in 2003, d’Entremont worked as an announcer at CJLS-FM. Later, he was employed by TriStar Industries, as an electronics salesperson and then for Camille d’Eon Boatbuilders. He was also a development officer for the South West Shore Development Authority.

Political career[edit]

First elected in 2003, d'Entremont previously served as Minister of Health, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries and as Chair of the Senior Citizens' Secretariat. He also served as Minister of Community Services, Minister of Acadian Affairs and the Minister responsible for the Youth Secretariat.

He briefly served as the interim Minister of Finance prior to the death of Michael Baker on March 2, 2009.[1] Those duties were shifted to Jamie Muir on March 10, 2009.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He married Anne d'Entremont (née Muise) on May 20, 1995 in Sainte-Anne du Risseau, Nova Scotia. They have two sons: André (b. 1998) and Alec (b. 2002).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nova Scotia's finance minister dies of cancer", CBC News. March 3, 2009.
  2. ^ "Muir appointed N.S. finance minister", CBC News. March 10, 2009.

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