Mark Docherty, MLA
Regina Coronation Park
Mark is the Saskatchewan Party MLA for the constituency of Regina Coronation Park, the area where he was born and spent his early life. He was first elected to the Saskatchewan Legislature in the 2011 provincial election.
Professionally, Mark has worked as an instructor at SIAST and as a member of the Transition Team in the Ministry of Advanced Education, Employment and Immigration with the Government of Saskatchewan. Additionally, he worked for the Saskatchewan Government in many other roles, including Director of Dales House, a Director of Immigration, a Supervisor for Health and a Team Leader at the Paul Dojack Youth Centre.
He has earned three degrees from the University of Regina, including a Bachelor of Science, a Bachelor of Human Justice and a Masters of Social Work. His interest in education has also led Mark to teach several courses at the University of Regina and SIAST.
Mark is very involved in his community. He is currently on the Board of Street Culture Kids Project Inc. and has served on the Board of the North Central Community Association.
Mark is deeply committed to representing Regina Coronation Park in the Provincial Legislature and welcomes the challenge of working for constituents in continuing to improve the Saskatchewan experience. Mark's broad range of education and experiences make him ideally suited to serve Regina Coronation Park families by helping them deal with the wide range of issues they are faced with and ensuring the area thrives.
Mark has also led a very physically active life. He has represented Saskatchewan at the provincial and national levels in team handball, rugby and lacrosse. He has competed in triathlons around the world and is a three-time finisher of the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon World Championships.
In 2014, Docherty was named by Premier Wall as Minister of Parks, Culture and Sport and Minister responsible for the Provincial Capital Commission.