Jonathan Craig

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Jonathan Craig
Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly
for Lagan Valley
In office
7 March 2007 – 6 May 2016
Preceded by Norah Beare
Succeeded by Jennifer Palmer
Personal details
Born (1965-02-02) 2 February 1965 (age 52)
Lisburn, Northern Ireland
Nationality British
Political party Democratic Unionist Party
Spouse(s) Yvonne Strong
Children 2
Alma mater University of Ulster
Profession Engineer
Religion Free Presbyterian

Jonathan Craig MLA is a unionist politician in Northern Ireland. He was elected in 2007 to the Northern Ireland Assembly as a Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) member for Lagan Valley and re-elected at the 2011 election.

Craig was educated at Dromore High School, Friends School and is a graduate of the University of Ulster. He was first elected to Lisburn City Council in 2001 and served as Mayor of Lisburn in 2006-07.[citation needed] As at August 2015, he is a Political Member of the Northern Ireland Policing Board.[1]


  1. ^ "The Board". Retrieved 22 August 2015. 

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Civic offices
Preceded by
Cecil Calvert
Mayor of Lisburn
2005 – 2006
Succeeded by
Trevor Lunn
Northern Ireland Assembly
Preceded by
Norah Beare
MLA for Lagan Valley
2007 - 2016
Succeeded by
Jenny Palmer