Aleana Young was elected the MLA for Regina University in October 2020 where she serves as Deputy House Leader in the NDP Opposition caucus. Aleana is also the Critic for several portfolios including Economy and Jobs, SGI and Sask Power.
Aleana is a respected leader in Regina. Prior to taking office, she spent two terms as a Regina Public School Board Trustee where she was a tireless advocate for high-quality education for Saskatchewan students and properly resourced classrooms.
Young also served as Vice President of the Saskatchewan School Boards’ Association, where she advocated for all 27 school boards in the province and for a local voice in education.
Young is active in her community, she has been VP of Family Service Regina and a member of the University of Regina Senate.
Aleana is a small business owner operating a cheese shop in the Cathedral neighbourhood and loves running around Wascana Lake. She and her husband are avid readers who enjoy camping, the outdoors, and culinary adventures.