Stephen was born and raised in Nairn and has a close affinity to the local area. Working in retail from 1999 till 2006, in 2007 Stephen went on to study Computing Science and Software Development with the UHI and achieved a BSc degree with distinction in 2011. After working with a small Elgin based software firm and various side projects for a few years Stephen set up a local ICT company.
With no background in politics and very little interest in such it was the run up to the Scottish independence referendum where he became involved with the campaign for Yes. Stephen joined the SNP on the 22nd September 2014 and became actively involved with the local branch. He was an elected member of the Highland Council from 2015 – 2017 and now works with Teclan in Inverness. Stephen still remains active within the community of Nairn.
Current positions held :
- Digital Marketing Executive with Teclan Ltd
- Member of SNP Nairnshire Branch
- Chair of Nairn PLAY
- Member of the Nairn Games Committee
- Director of Green Hive
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