Scott Simpson (politician)
|Minister of Statistics|
2 May 2017
|Prime Minister||Bill English|
|Preceded by||Mark Mitchell|
|Born||Scott Anthony Simpson
4 November 1959
|Political party||National Party|
Simpson maintained responsibilities in the National Party hierarchies prior to election. He has been a National Party Northern Regional Chair and a member of the National Party’s Board of Directors. Simpson stood for selection as the National Party candidate for Tamaki in 2004. He was married to Desley Simpson, but they split up in 2004 or 2005. Scott Simpson stood for the National Party presidency in 2009 but lost out to Peter Goodfellow; his former wife has lived with Goodfellow since September 2008.
Member of Parliament
|Parliament of New Zealand|
- Rowan, Juliet (12 October 2004). "Principal snares prized Tamaki". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
- Morton, Jamie (29 November 2011). "Scott Simpson, National – Coromandel". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
- Farrar, David (2 August 2009). "Goodfellow elected president". Kiwiblog. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
- Slater, Cameron (20 April 2011). "Selection updates". Whale Oil. Retrieved 10 December 2011.
- Marshall, Jonathan (23 August 2009). "Tangled National love triangle". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 4 March 2017.
- National Selects Scott Simpson as Coromandel Candidate scoop.co.nz, 20 April 2011
|New Zealand Parliament|
|Member of Parliament for Coromandel