with MLA Diana McQueen in the choices and decisions she needs to make on a
daily bases and that they would be the best for the people of Drayton Valley –
Devon. Thank You Lord that You help her
with difficult situations and we pray that You keep her and her family safe and
Legislative Assembly for Drayton Valley-Devon on April 23, 2012. On December
13, 2013, Mrs. McQueen was sworn-in as Minister of Energy. She previously
served as Minister of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (ESRD).
management. Under her leadership, ESRD has taken decisive action on a number of
issues important to Albertans in 2012, including:
Alberta´s first regional plan under the Land-use Framework, the Lower
Athabasca Regional Plan;
with the federal government to begin implementation of a new comprehensive
environmental monitoring program in the oil sands region;
to strengthen Alberta´s relationship with Asia to facilitate trade of
forest products and share best practices and learnings; and,
the creation of a single regulatory system for all oil and gas
developments in Alberta.
Prior to her election, Mrs.
McQueen served as Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Energy and the
Minister of Environment. Outside the legislature, she is active in her
community, and has served as a school board chair and trustee, and as the mayor
of Drayton Valley.