Joan McAlpine MSP (born 28 Januar 1962) is a Scots jurnalist an Scots Naitional Pairty Member o the Scots Pairlament for the Sooth Scotland region.

Joan McAlpine

Pairlamentar Liaison Officer
tae the First Meenister o Scotland
Assumed office
Mey 2011
Servin with Humza Yousaf
Precedit biAlasdair Allan
Member o the Scots Pairlament
for Sooth Scotland
Assumed office
5 Mey 2011
Personal details
Born (1962-01-28) 28 Januar 1962 (age 59)[1]
Poleetical pairtyScots Naitional Pairty
Spoose(s)Pat Kane (divorced)
Bairns2 dochters (Grace, Eleanor)
Alma materVarsity o Glesga
City University London


  1. "Democracy Live | Your representatives | Joan McAlpine". BBC News. Retrieved 12 Januar 2012.