Mr. Moe Amery – MLA for Calgary-East

We thank You today, Lord for MLA Mr.
Moe Amery.  May Your wisdom guide him and
as a result may he accomplish much for our Province and the people of Calgary –
East.   We pray for new strategies and
plans as he serves on committees in our legislature.   Bless him with health and time to spend with
the important people in his life.  In
Your Name,  Amen.

Moe Amery was elected to his sixth term as a Member of the Legislative
Assembly for Calgary-East on April 23, 2012. He was appointed to the Standing
Committee on Public Accounts on May 24, 2012. He was appointed chair of the
Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future on May 28, 2012.

In addition to his regular MLA responsibilities Mr. Amery has served as
a member of:
  • Special
    Standing Committee on Members’ Services
  • Standing
    Committee Community Development
  • Standing
    Committee on Private Bills
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Government Services
  • Cabinet
    Policy Committee on Community Services
  • Standing
    Policy Committee on Energy and Sustainable Development
  • Standing
    Policy Committee on Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs
  • Environmental
    Protection Advisory Committee (chair)
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Accounts
  • Standing
    Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund
  • Glenbow
    Museum Advisory Committee
  • MLA
    Implementation Team on the Future Selection of RHA Members
  • MLA
    representative on the city of Calgary’s World Fair 2005 bid
  • MLA
    Committee to Review Low-income Programs, summer 2001
  • International
    Governance Office Advisory Committee
  • Secondary
    Suites Committee, 2003 (co-chair)
Mr. Amery was born in Lebanon on September 20, 1954, and relocated to
Canada in 1974. He was a student of the University of Alberta’s General Studies
faculty between 1975 and 1977. 

Before being elected to the Legislature, Mr.
Amery enjoyed a successful career in Calgary for almost 15 years.

Mr. Amery has been involved with the community associations in his
constituency and continues with other business, service and cultural
organizations.

Together Mr. Amery and his wife, Mary, have five children: Mickey, Lila,
Leena, Laura and Malaak. The Amery family lives in Southview, a neighbourhood
in the Calgary-East constituency.

The Amery’s currently have two grandchildren Elissa and Noah, children
of Lila and son-in-law Abe. The family are now eagerly awaiting a new addition
as their daughter-in-law Heather is expecting.