Jake Stewart was born and raised in Blackville, New Brunswick.
Showing an appreciation for the political process at an early age, Jake served as Blackville School Student Council Vice President while a member of the 1996 graduating class. He served on the Blackville Municipal Council from 2008 to 2010, when he was sworn in as the first ever Blackville resident to represent Southwest Miramichi in the September 27, 2010 provincial election.
At the Legislative Assembly, he is a member of the Standing Committee on Private Bills and the Standing Committee on Procedure. He has also been appointed by the Minister of Education to sit on the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Positive Learning and Working Environment (Anti Bullying).
From the Blog
RENOUS / PINEVILLE: The provincial government has made a $10,000 investment into the Renous Rec Center. The newly installed heating and air conditioning system will drastically lessen costs to heat the Renous Rec. The added air conditioning also opens doors for new revenue opportunities. I made the commitment to the people of Renous and PinevilleContinue Reading
The Greater Blackville Resource Center received supplement funding from Healthy & Inclusive Communities Dept. The grant was recently presented to the Greater Blackville Resource Center (GBRC) food bank by MLA Jake Stewart. The food bank, located in the Voice of Hope Ministries building and has 56 registered clients. This grant will allow the GRBC to restock shelves andContinue Reading
The Doak House is a huge part of Doaktown’s heritage, and we feel strongly about preserving the inheritance left by our ancestors. I would like to congratulate the entire team at the Doak House Provincial Heritage Place on 30 years of service.