Glenn Ross (politician)


Glenn Ross (born 1964) is a Falkland Islands engineer and politician who served as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for the Stanley constituency from the 2009 general election[1] until his resignation in 2011.[2]


Glenn Ross
Member of the Falkland Islands Legislative Assembly
for Stanley
In office
5 November 2009  26 April 2011
Preceded byAndrea Clausen
Succeeded byMike Summers
Personal details
BornAugust 1964 (age 56)
Stanley, Falkland Islands
NationalityFalkland Islander
Political partyNonpartisan
Spouse(s)Jan
ChildrenKerri and Teenie
Alma materNew College Durham, University of Southampton

In 1979 Ross became an apprentice electrician, he then went on to study at the University of Southampton and New College Durham, becoming a Chartered Engineer in 2006. He married Jan in 1985 with whom he has two daughters.[1] In April 2011 Ross resigned from the Legislative Assembly in order to concentrate on his work at the islands' power station.[2] His seat on the Assembly was filled by Mike Summers in a by-election on 23 June 2011.[3]

References


  1. "Glenn Ross bio". Falkland Islands Government. falklands.gov.fk. Archived from the original on 16 December 2010. Retrieved 9 April 2011.
  2. Nigel Haywood (28 April 2011). "Resignation from Legislative Assembly by Mr Glenn Ross". Archived from the original on 23 March 2012. Retrieved 23 June 2011.
  3. "Summers wins Falklands MLA seat". MercoPress. 24 June 2011. Retrieved 24 June 2011.