Roy Romanow

    Roy Romanow

    Chancellor


      The Honourable Roy Romanow, P.C., O.C., S.O.M., Q.C., has served in public office in Canada for more than 30 years. He received both his B.A., 1960, and LLB., 1964, from the University of Saskatchewan and is recognized as one of the University of Saskatchewan's 100 Alumni of Influence. He is also the recipient of numerous honorary degrees from Canadian universities. Chancellor Romanow was first elected to the Saskatchewan Legislature in 1967. Between 1971 and 1982 Roy Romanow served as Deputy Premier and Attorney General of Saskatchewan. In 1987, he  became the Leader of the Opposition and served in this role until 1991. He then served as Premier of Saskatchewan from 1991 to 2001. Chancellor Romanow retired from politics in 2001 and shortly thereafter was appointed head of the Royal Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada, which resulted in a final report entitled Building on Values. Currently, Chancellor Romanow is a Senior Fellow in Public Policy in the Department of Political Studies at the University of Saskatchewan.