Roy Beggs MLA represents the East Antrim Constituency in the Northern Ireland Assembly. He is a member of the Ulster Unionist Party.
Roy has been appointed to the Assembly’s Regional Development Committee. He is also a member of the Assembly and Executive review committee and has been appointed as Deputy Speaker of the NI Assembly.
Roy has wide experience having been a local councillor for 10 years, a former vice-chairman of the Public Accounts Committee and a former vice-chairman of the Assembly’s Agriculture and Rural Development Committee. He has also previously served on he Environment Committee and on the Finance Committee.
Known for his tireless constituency work in East Antrim Roy has links with many organisations in the area. He is the chair of the All Party Group on the Community and Voluntary Sector and takes a keen interest on issues effecting children and young people.