Steven Agnew (Outgoing)
First elected to the Assembly in 2011, Steven Agnew is the leader of the Green Party in NI. He retained is North Down seat in 2016 and recently sat on the Business Committee, Committee for Communities and Committee on Procedures. He joined the Green Party in 2003 and has stood in European and Westminster elections. Mr Agnew grew up in the Ballybeen Estate in Dundonald and at secondary school was taught economics by DUP MP Sammy Wilson and history by DUP candidate Michelle McIlveen. Before becoming an MLA he worked as a researcher for his predecessor Brian Wilson.