Honourable Deron Bilous – MLA for Edmonton-Beverly-Clareview

in heaven, we pray that Honourable Deron Bilous, Minister of Municipal Affairs
and Minister of Service Alberta would carry out his role in the cabinet with
wisdom, understanding and insight for creative solutions.  Grant him favor with those he works with and
guide him to accomplish more of his goals and objectives.  Bless him with health and well-being.  Amen.

Deron Bilous was sworn in as Minister of Economic Development
and Trade on October 22, 2015. Prior to this, he served as Minister of
Municipal Affairs and as Minister of Service Alberta.

He was first elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Edmonton-Beverly-Clareview on April 23, 2012, and again on May 5, 2015.

Mr. Bilous was born and raised in Edmonton and is very proud of
his Ukrainian ancestry. He graduated from the University of Alberta with a
bachelor of education degree in 2001.

Prior to his election in 2012, Mr. Bilous taught and mentored
students at Edmonton’s Inner City High School and was active in his community
of Beverly Heights.

Between 1995 and 2005, Mr. Bilous was involved in a number of
projects with the Canada World Youth program, a volunteer youth program
focusing on international development. His work with Canada World Youth took
him to Quebec, Tunisia and China.

Mr. Bilous lives in the Beverly area in northeast Edmonton with
his wife Rose and his stepchildren.