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Cathy Sproule was elected to the Saskatchewan Legislature for the constituency of Saskatoon Nutana in 2011 and 2016.
She currently holds the responsibilities of Official Opposition House Leader and holds the following critic responsibilities: Global Transportation Hub, the Regina Bypass, SaskPower, Water Security Agency, SaskWater, Provincial Secretary, SaskBuilds, Central Services.
Born and raised on a farm in southern Saskatchewan, Cathy worked as a lawyer for the federal government as an aboriginal law specialist prior to being elected.
She co-founded the Ness Creek Music Festival in 1991 as well as the Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music Festival in 2006. In 2014, along with organizing old time music workshops, concerts, camps and dances around the province, Cathy initiated a successful annual fiddle camp called “FiddlyNess,” contributing to preservation of Saskatchewan's rich history.
MLA Sproule is bilingual and holds bachelor’s degrees in education, Law, and Arts from the University of Saskatchewan. And she co-owns Ness Core Ventures, a small business that operates the Nesslin Lake Campgrounds and the Ness Creek Site.
Cathy’s two sons are currently living in Quebec. Her oldest son, Zach, is working as a language assistant in the Quebec Education System and Sam is studying at Bishop’s University.
About Saskatoon Nutana
The constituency of Saskatoon Nutana is located in south central Saskatoon with its west border running along the South Saskatchewan River. It is home to the Saskatoon Prairieland Exhibition Grounds, Marquis Downs and the Western Development Museum. It also includes the Broadway Avenue shopping district, which hosts such cultural festivals as the Fringe.