Mr. Joe Anglin – MLA for Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre

Father God we thank You for MLA Mr.
Joe Anglin and his enthusiasm, dedication and commitment to his service to
Albertans.   We pray that You would
continue to give him Your discernment, strength and wisdom as he attends to
important matters today.   May he and his
family experience Your goodness in every area of life.  Amen.

Joe Anglin was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly
for Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre on April 23, 2012. He currently serves
as deputy chair of the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship and as a
member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts.

Mr. Anglin served in the United
States Marine Corps during the Vietnam era before becoming a police officer. He
then obtained a bachelor’s degree in business and a master’s degree in
education. Mr. Anglin worked as a lineman for a public electric utility before
going on to work for AT&T, the world’s largest corporation. He obtained a
diploma in engineering and worked his way up into executive management. During
his time with AT&T he taught fibre-optic transmission engineering at the
Bell Labs training facilities in Chicago and served as the White House
communications liaison for George Bush Sr. in Kennebunkport, Maine.

In the late 1990s Mr. Anglin
became a unit leader for the Canadian Coast Guard’s fast-response search and
rescue operations on the Pacific coast. In 2000, as the unit leader, Joe
organized and led the Canadian national search and rescue team to victory in
the World Marine Search and Rescue competitions.

Most recently Mr. Anglin was
the founder and CEO of ASIG Inc., which operated as an international financial
services firm. With offices located in Vancouver and Washington, ASIG
specialized in trading derivatives, oil contracts, gas contracts and
currencies.

An active member of his
community, Mr. Anglin successfully organized and led the Lavesta Area Group, an
association of southern Alberta landowners opposed to the construction of a
500KV electricity transmission line through their area, from 2006 to 2010. He
served as chair of the Rimoka Housing Foundation from 2010 to 2012 and also
served as a town councillor in Rimbey from 2010 until his election to the
Legislative Assembly of Alberta.

In 2007 the Edmonton
Journal
 named Mr.
Anglin one of the top 10 people who made a difference. In 2008 Alberta Venture
named him one of Alberta’s 50 most influential people.

Mr.
Anglin currently lives in Rimbey with his wife, Deborah, and their two
children.