North Down Constituency
Alex was first elected as a Councillor for Ballyholme and Groomsport (North Down) in 2001, and was successfully returned as a Councillor in May 2011.
Alex is currently serving his third term as a member of the Northern Ireland Assembly and is currently the Assembly Private Secretary to the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety. He is also a member of the Regional Development Committee and the Public Accounts Committee.
Alex also represents the Party on the;
• Assembly All Party Group on Sexual Health
• Assembly All Party Group on Autism