Honourable Brandy Payne – MLA for Calgary-Acadia

Father
God, we are grateful for Hon. Ms. Brandy Payne and her role as Associate to the
Minister of Health. We ask that you would guide her as she seeks to improve the
lives of Albertans. Give her strength we pray, to carry out the tasks before
her and be an encouragement to our Premier. We pray that she may sense your
love and goodness over every part of her life. Amen

Associate Minister of Health

Brandy
Payne was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for
Calgary-Acadia on May 5, 2015. On February 2, 2016, Ms. Payne was appointed
Associate Minister of Health.

She
previously served as deputy chair of the Select Special Ethics and
Accountability Committee. She is also a past member of the Standing Committee
on Public Accounts and the Standing Committee on Families and Communities.

Ms.
Payne holds a journalism degree from Carleton University and graduated with
high honours. She has also attended Mount Royal College, taking numerous
training courses in project management.

Prior
to her election, Ms. Payne worked in administrative and management capacities
for over 15 years, including as owner and operator of her own yoga business
since 2010.

She
and her husband, Scott, are raising two young daughters, Zoe and Cassidy.