Roy Beggs (Outgoing)
Ulster Unionist Party
Roy Beggs was first elected to Stormont in 1998 and served five years as deputy speaker of the Assembly. He has been a member of numerous committees, including a term as chair of the Audit Committee, as well as sitting on many all-party working groups. He served as a local councillor on Carrickfergus Borough Council from 2001 to 2011 and was chairman of the District Policing Partnership. Born in Larne, he's the son of the former East Antrim MP, Roy Beggs.