Lorna Slater

MSP for Lothian Region

Lorna Slater

Lorna Slater was elected MSP for Lothian Region in the Scottish Parliament 2021 elections. She was elected Co-Leader of the Scottish Greens in 2019.

Lorna lives in Leith Walk Ward in Edinburgh, and is an electro-mechanial engineer by trade, working in tidal energy before becoming an MSP.

In Holyrood, Lorna is spokesperson for economic recovery and green industrial strategy. She will focus on building sustainable industries in Scotland and a just transition away from fossil fuels. The implementation of a Green New Deal and a Green Deal for workers are needed to overhaul how our economy works and ensure fair well-paid jobs for generations to come.

Contact details

Scottish Parliament

To contact Lorna as your MSP or on Scottish Parliament matters:

Email: Lorna.Slater.msp@parliament.scot

Phone: 0131 348 6997

Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Scottish Greens

To contact Lorna on Scottish Green Party matters:

Email: lorna.slater@scottishgreens.org.uk

Social media

Recent posts

Good job creation

Hospitality businesses will have to up their game, says Lorna Slater, if they want their workforce back.

Shaping Edinburgh for a green recovery

Edinburgh is still a city where the car is king, says Lorna Slater. Our recovery plans should embrace space for socialising, walking, wheeling and cycling without the fug of toxic traffic fumes.

The final push

It’s looking like we’re on track to double our MSPs, that – and a good nights sleep – is a boost for the last week of the campaign.

View all Lorna’s ‘Road to Holyrood’ blog posts here >