Mike Mackenzie MSP
- MSP for Highlands & Islands
Michael MacKenzie was born in Oban. He was brought up in Glasgow but retained a strong connection with Argyll.
He was educated at Allan Glens School and Glasgow University. He and his wife moved to Easdale Island in 1980 and continue to live there.
He established a successful building business in 1983 and business interests now include a development company and an architectural company.
In 1997 he was a founding director of Eilean Eisdeal which is one of the most successful community organisations in Argyll and Bute. He previously consulted for other communities on a pro bono basis.