Deputy Chair of the Audit Committee
East Antrim Constituency
David entered local Government in 1991 after winning the local by-election for the Castle district. During that time he served as Deputy Mayor from 1994 – 1996, and 1997 - 1998 he was elected as Mayor and again from 2004 – 2008.
David was first elected as a Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly in 1998, re-elected in 2003, 2007 and most recently in 2011. David currently sits on the Education Committee and Audit Committee