Aileen Campbell MSP

  • MSP for Clydesdale


Aileen Campbell is Minister for Children and Young People.

Originally from Perthshire, Aileen Campbell grew up on her parents' tenant farm. In 1998 she moved to the West Coast to study Politics and History at the University of Glasgow.

Since graduating, Aileen has worked as editor of construction magazine Keystone and was editorial assistant on the pro-independence newspaper, the Scottish Standard.

Aileen previously worked for Nicola Sturgeon, and as a researcher for Shona Robison MSP and Stewart Hosie MP.

Aileen was elected to represent the South of Scotland in 2007 and serves on the Education, Lifelong Learning and Culture Committee within the Scottish Parliament.

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