Mr. George Rogers, MLA for Leduc-Beaumont

Heavenly Father, we pray today for Mr.
George Rogers, MLA for the constituency of Leduc  – Beaumont. 
We ask God that You would be with him and all our legislators when they
are in the chambers that they would work together for the success of our great
province.  It is our prayer God that You
would give Mr. Rogers wisdom and the ability to make good decisions.  Almighty Father bless him and his family with
peace and with health.  Amen.

Deputy Speaker, Chair of Committees

George Rogers was elected to his third term as the Member of the
Legislative Assembly for Leduc-Beaumont April 23, 2012. He was elected Deputy
Speaker and Chair of Committees on May 23, 2012.

He currently serves on the following committees:
  • Select
    Special Ethics Commissioner Search Committee (chair)
  • Standing
    Committee on Legislative Offices
  • Standing
    Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
In addition, Mr. Rogers served as chair of the Cabinet Policy Committee
for Public Health and Safety, deputy chair of the Special Standing Committee on
Members’ Services and as a member of the following committees:
  • Select
    Special Chief Electoral Officer Search Committee (chair)
  • Select
    Special Information and Privacy Commissioner Search Committee
  • Special
    Standing Committee on Members Services
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Health and Safety
  • Legislative
    Review Committee
  • Select
    Special search committees for the Chief Electoral Officer and Ombudsman
  • Alberta
    Heritage Savings Trust Fund
  • Private
    Bills
  • Managing
    Growth Pressures
  • Select
    Special Auditor General Search Committee
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Legislative Offices
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Safety and Services
Mr. Rogers moved to Leduc in 1975 and is a graduate of Leduc Composite
High. In 1980, he obtained a Diploma in Accounting from NAIT, followed by a
Certificate in Local Government Studies from the University of Alberta in 1988.

He has worked as an assistant controller for an oil company, served as
assistant treasurer for the City of Leduc, and assistant town manager for the
Town Of Redcliff.

In 1992, he moved back to
Leduc and started a successful real estate career with Royal Lepage. In the
fall of 1992, He ran successfully for city council, and was re-elected in 1995.
In 1998 he was elected mayor, and was re-elected in 2001. He was a 10-year
board member of The Alberta Urban Municipalities Association, and served as
President from 2001 to 2003. He also served as a board member of the Federation
of Canadian Municipalities. For his work with the AUMA, Mr. Rogers was
recognized by Alberta Venture Magazine as one of Alberta’s 50 Most Influential
people in 2003. In 2012, Mr. Rogers was recognized by NAIT as one of the 50
outstanding grads of the past 50 years. He is the proud father of three adult
children, and an avid community volunteer, who has been a member of the Leduc
Lions Club for over 20 years.