Lord, we are so thankful that you have raised up Sonya Savage as our Minister of Energy for such a time as this. We thank you for her past experience in the energy industry that has served to aptly equip her for this position. Jesus, lead her by your Spirit to make wise decisions and may she tend to the needs of the people of Calgary-North West faithfully. Bless her we pray. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Minister Savage was elected April 16, 2019, as the MLA for Calgary-North West. A life-long Albertan, Savage has a Master of Laws in Environment and Energy, she practiced law for 13 years before taking a job as an advocate for the oil and gas industry. After working 9 years at Enbridge, she accepted a role as the Sr. Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs at the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) in 2015. She has handled the pipeline industry’s large policy files, including regulatory reform, Indigenous reconciliation, legal, environment and climate change. Sonya Savage was appointed as Alberta’s Energy Minister on April 30, 2019.