Dennis Schneider

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Dennis Schneider
MLA for Whitehorse West
In office
Preceded by David Sloan
Succeeded by Elaine Taylor
Personal details
Born (1942-06-10) June 10, 1942 (age 74)
Flin Flon, Manitoba
Political party Liberal
Residence Whitehorse, Yukon

Dennis Lars Schneider (born June 10, 1942)[1] is a real estate agent and political figure in the Yukon, Canada. He represented Whitehorse West in the Yukon Legislative Assembly from 2000 to 2002 as a Liberal.

He was born in Flin Flon, Manitoba, the son of Frank Schneider and Elsie Larson,[2] and was educated in Denare Beach and Flin Flon. After completing High School, Schneider worked for the Hudson Bay Mining & Smelting Company. In 1961, he joined the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and served in Saskatchewan until 1996. From 1997 to 1999, Schneider worked as a real estate agent and also drove a school bus. He served speaker for the Yukon assembly from 2000 to 2002.[1] He was defeated when he ran for reelection in 2002.[3] Schneider lives in Whitehorse.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Canadian Parliamentary Review". Parliament of Canada. 2000. Retrieved 2009-11-27. 
  2. ^ a b Lumley, Elizabeth (2003). Canadian Who's Who 2003. University of Toronto Press. p. 1209. ISBN 0-8020-8865-1. Retrieved 2009-11-27. 
  3. ^ "Yukon Votes 2006". CBC. Retrieved 2009-11-27.