Jon Georg Dale

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Jon Georg Dale
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Minister of Transport and Communications
Assumed office
31 August 2018
Prime MinisterErna Solberg
Preceded byKetil Solvik-Olsen
Minister of Agriculture and Food
In office
16 December 2015 (2015-12-16) – 31 August 2018 (2018-08-31)
Prime MinisterErna Solberg
Preceded bySylvi Listhaug
Succeeded byBård Hoksrud
Personal details
Born (1984-06-16) 16 June 1984 (age 35)
Dalsfjord, Norway
NationalityNorwegian
Political partyProgress Party

Jon Georg Dale (born 16 June 1984) is a Norwegian politician for the Progress Party. He was appointed Minister of Agriculture, as which he served from 16 December 2015 to 31 August 2018. From 31 August 2018 forwards, he is the Minister of Transport and Communications.

He served as a member of Volda municipal council from 2003 to 2013 and Møre og Romsdal county council from 2009 to 2011 (having previously been deputy). He was elected as a deputy representative to the Parliament of Norway from Møre og Romsdal during the terms 2009–2013 and 2013–2017. In total he served during 280 days of parliamentary session, until 2013 when he was appointed as a State Secretary in the Solberg's Cabinet's Ministry of Transport and Communications.[1][2]

Outside politics he was employed in the meat and fish industry—among others in Nortura—until 2010, when he was hired as a political adviser in the Progress Party parliamentary caucus.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Statssekretær Jon Georg Dale (FrP)" (in Norwegian). Government.no. Retrieved 20 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Jon Georg Dale" (in Norwegian). Storting.