Honourable Deron Bilous – MLA for Edmonton-Beverly-Clareview

God, we look to you on behalf of Honourable Deron Bilous, Minister of Municipal
Affairs and Minister of Service Alberta. Grant him all the strength he needs to
carry out his Ministerial responsibilities. May he experience your grace in his
many tasks and have renewed passion as he serves in the Premiers Cabinet. Bless
his family, his staff and those who support and serve with him. Amen

Minister of Economic Development and Trade

Deputy Government House Leader

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.