Alex is married and attended Kilmaine Primary School and Gransha Boys High School.
A member of the Orange Order, he worships at Ballyholme COI.
Declared best value for money Councillor three years running by the Spectator.
Introduced 64 motions to Council, achieved the creation of an RUC display,
Groomsport village as area of village scape character, established an Anti-Social behaviour team, Civic reception for Bangor District and RIR, supported residents of Seahaven Caravan Park, protected Greenbelt at Towerview, opposes Water Charges.
Northern Ireland Assembly Office/Committee History
|01/10/2012 – Present||Committee Member||Committee for Justice|
|01/10/2012 – Present||Committee Member||Committee for Regional Development|
|25/06/2012 – Present||Assembly Party Group Member||All Party Group on Mental Health|
|14/06/2011 – Present||Assembly Party Group Member||All Party Group on Autism|
|09/06/2011 – Present||Assembly Private Secretary||Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety|
|21/06/2011 – 08/05/2012||Assembly Party Group Member||All Party Group on Sexual Health|
|23/05/2011 – 01/10/2012||Committee Member||Committee for Social Development|
|23/05/2011 – 01/10/2012||Committee Member||Public Accounts Committee|
|18/05/2010 – 24/03/2011||Assembly Party Group Member||All Party Group on Sexual Health|
|14/09/2009 – 25/03/2011||Committee Member||Committee for Social Development|
|15/09/2008 – 13/09/2009||Committee Member||Committee for Employment and Learning|
|09/05/2007 – 25/03/2011||Committee Member||Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety|
|09/05/2007 – 14/09/2008||Committee Member||Committee on Standards and Privileges|