Honourable Diana McQueen; Drayton Valley-Devon

Dear Lord, we ask that You would be
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
healthy.   Amen.

Minister of Energy

Diana McQueen was elected to her second term as a Member of the
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).

Mrs. McQueen´s work this term has focused on integrated resource
management. Under her leadership, ESRD has taken decisive action on a number of
issues important to Albertans in 2012, including:
  • Implementing
    Alberta´s first regional plan under the Land-use Framework, the Lower
    Athabasca Regional Plan;
  • Partnering
    with the federal government to begin implementation of a new comprehensive
    environmental monitoring program in the oil sands region;
  • Working
    to strengthen Alberta´s relationship with Asia to facilitate trade of
    forest products and share best practices and learnings; and,
  • Spearheading
    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.