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MLA Martin Long, West Yellowhead


We thank You Father for Martin’s desire to serve Albertans. Give him wisdom beyond his years to tackle the problems he encounters in his political role. May he desire eternal things more than temporal ones. May he allow the Holy Spirit to guide him in all his thoughts, speech and actions. May he be an individual of integrity, grace, and conviction the way You have designed him to be. Surround him with people who know You, Father, and who can speak blessings into his life. We bless Martin, his wife and their twins with
Your peace, love and joy.

Martin Long was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of West Yellowhead, on April 16, 2019. Prior to his election Mr. Long worked as an operator for Alberta Newsprint in Whitecourt for nine years. Originally from Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Mr. Long earned his third-class power engineer certificate in 2015. His community involvement includes serving as board chair for Tennille’s Hope Community Kitchen in Whitecourt and as a youth leader with Whitecourt Baptist Church. He and his wife, Vanessa, have two children. In his free time he enjoys golf, hockey, downhill skiing and working around his acreage