About Jack Har­ring­ton:

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• Birth­date — Oc­to­ber 22, 1953;

• Fam­ily — wife, Bobbi; three chil­dren, John, An­drew and Katie;

• Birth­place — Car­bon­ear;

• Re­sides — Spa­niard’s Bay;

• Ed­u­ca­tion — grad­u­ated from St. Fran­cis high school in Har­bour Grace; earned a bach­e­lor of arts in po­lit­i­cal sci­ence and a bach­e­lor of ed­u­ca­tion; at­tended Mount St. Vin­cent Univer­sity in Halifax, earn­ing a mas­ters of ed­u­ca­tion in psy­chol­ogy;

• Oc­cu­pa­tion — for­mer school psy­chol­o­gist; for­mer pro­gram spe­cial­ist for the East­ern School Dis­trict; worked five years as for­mer MHA Jerome Kennedy’s ex­ec­u­tive and con­stituency as­sis­tant;

• Po­lit­i­cal ex­pe­ri­ence — con­stituency as­sis­tant and ex­ec­u­tive as­sis­tant to Kennedy; ap­prox­i­mately 30 years of po­lit­i­cal in­volve­ment at the party and mu­nic­i­pal level in other ar­eas of the prov­ince;

• Po­lit­i­cal party — Pro­gres­sive Con­ser­va­tive;

• In­ter­est­ing facts about Jack — be­gan his ca­reer as a teacher in Bay d’Espoir; Jack has a “keen in­ter­est” in his­tory; con­sid­ers him­self a sports en­thu­si­ast; has five sib­lings.

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