MLA Kent Hehr, Calgary-Buffalo

Almighty God, we thank you for Mr.
Kent Hehr, MLA for the constituency of Calgary-Buffalo. We pray that You would
give him great wisdom for his role as he serves on the Standing Committee on
Albertas Economic Future. Thank you that You give Mr. Hehr and his colleagues
direction as they seek to plan towards a strong economic future for our
province. We pray that You would Bless him both in and out of his office and
that he would have the time for the sports he so enjoys, hockey and baseball.
In Your Name, Amen

Kent Hehr was
elected to his second term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Buffalo on April 23, 2012.

He currently serves
as a member of the following committees:
  • Standing Committee on Privileges and
    Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing Committee on Public Accounts
  • Standing Committee on Alberta´s Economic
    Future
Previously, in
addition to his regular duties as MLA, Mr. Hehr served as Deputy Leader of the
Official Opposition and as a member of the following committees:
  • Standing Committee on Resource Management
  • Standing Committee on Education (deputy chair)
  • Standing Committee on Energy
  • Special Standing Committee on Members´
    Services
Prior to his election
as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Mr. Hehr practiced law with
the firm of Fraser Milner Casgrain since 2001.

Mr. Hehr pursued
postsecondary studies at Mount Royal College and completed both his bachelor of
arts degree and bachelor of laws degree at the University of Calgary, where he
was named graduate of the decade and ranked among the top 40 graduates in 40
years.

Active in his
community, Mr. Hehr has served on the following boards:
  • National Education Association of Disabled
    Students, president
  • Calgary Advisory Committee on Accessibility,
    chair
  • Canadian Paraplegic Association (Alberta),
    chair
  • Calgary Downtown West Community Association
  • United Way of Calgary Leaders Committee
  • Calgary Canuck Alumni Association
Mr. Hehr has a keen
interest in current events and enjoys hockey and baseball.

March 18, 2013