Lord, I thank you for Mr. David Eggen and bring him to you in prayer. I pray for protection, health and safety for David and his family this year. Let your peace rest with them, be near to them and help them to feel your presence in their lives. Thank you for David’s long service in our province in all his roles since 2004 and bless him in his current role as member of parliament for Edmonton Northwest. Help him to use his experience and expertise to bring about positive change in his community and in our province. I pray these things in Jesus name, Amen.
David has been a representative for Edmonton-Calder now Edmonton – North West since 2012, and previously represented the constituency from 2004 to 2008. Named Minister of Education in 2015, David focused on supporting Alberta students on their path to success. David holds a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Alberta, and taught for 3 years in Zimbabwe and for 14 years at various local schools. He is active in the community, having been a trustee with the Forum for Young Albertans and a chair leader of the Canadian Paraplegic Association. David and his family have lived in northwest Edmonton for over 20 years.