Jeremy Harrison grew up in the Meadow Lake area and graduated from Carpenter High School in 1996. Jeremy went on to complete an undergraduate degree in Political Science and Canadian History from the University of Alberta, a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, and a Juris Doctor (Law) Degree from the University of Saskatchewan.
Jeremy was elected to Parliament on June 28, 2004, and at the age of 26 became one of the youngest Canadians ever to sit in the House of Commons. Jeremy was elected to the Saskatchewan Legislature in November 2007. He is the youngest Canadian ever to have been elected to both the House of Commons and a provincial Legislative Assembly.
Jeremy first served as Legislative Secretary to the Minister of Energy and Resources and has served on the House Leadership as Deputy Government House Leader and Government House Leader.
He was first appointed to Cabinet in May of 2009. Since then he has served in various roles including Minister of Municipal Affairs, Minister of Enterprise Saskatchewan, and Minister responsible for Immigration, Jobs, Skills and Training. Jeremy has also served as Minister of the Economy, Minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority and the Global Transportation Hub.
Jeremy currently serves as Minister of Trade and Export Development, Minister of Immigration and Career Training, Innovation Saskatchewan, Tourism Saskatchewan and Government House Leader. He is a member of the Privileges House and House Services Committee.
Jeremy and his wife Alaina have one son, MacGregor and one daughter, Finnley.