Carl Urquhart was elected to the Legislative Assembly on September 18, 2006. A Progressive Conservative MLA, he represents the electoral district of York.
After graduating from Fredericton High School, Carl joined the RCMP and served the force for 5 years. Following that he joined the Fredericton Police Force where he completed 28 years of service. He has worked in community policing, street crime, the drug unit, major crime and the patrol division.
He has been involved with many community and service groups: vice-president of the New Brunswick Police Association; president of the Saint John River Salmon Anglers Association; director of the Atlantic Salmon Association; board member of the Saint Andrews Pipe band and society; member of the NB Wildlife Federation, the Fredericton Boys and Girls Club, and Scouts Canada.
His hobbies include wood carving, hunting and fishing.
Carl has considerable experience working with all levels of government and he is used to working with the public. Carl and his wife Beth live on his family homestead in Kingsclear, New Brunswick.