The Honourable Ian Hansen MLA
|Lead Portfolio||Health & Social Services|
|Deputy Portfolio||Natural Resources|
|Additional Portfolios||Lead for Falkland Islands Landholdings under Natural Resources|
Ian was born 29 December 1958, he has one son Matthew. Ian began work on West Falklands as stocksman in 1974 and previously owned Main Point Farm, which breeds fine wool sheep on the 18,000 acres of land.
Ian was Chair of Rural Business Association from 2000-2003. Elected in 2003 by-election to Legislative Council in 2003, then re-elected in 2005 through to 2009. Ian was again re-elected in a by-election in 2011 and subsequent elections in 2013 and 2017.
Ian's interests are mainly following all sports (particularly soccer) training sheepdogs and reading.