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Honourable Heather Klimchuk, Edmonton-Glenora

Dear Heavenly
Father, we pray for the
Heather Klimchuk as she serves her Edmonton-Glenora constituents.
Grant her ongoing wisdom, knowledge and strength to represent the needs of her
riding effectively. As well, as she serves in the capacity as Minister of
Culture, may you enable her to oversee the many responsibilities inherent in this
role with efficiency, insight, clarity and passion. Lastly, may she know your
love, kindness and care as she gives so much of her life, time and energies in
serving others. In Jesus’ Name, Amen

Minister of Culture

Mrs. Klimchuk was elected to her second term as a Member of the
Legislative Assembly for Edmonton-Glenora on April 23, 2012. On May, 8, 2012
she was named Minister of Culture.

During her first term, Mrs. Klimchuk served as Minister of Culture and
Community Services and as Minister of Service Alberta.

Mrs. Klimchuk’s public service experience prior to serving as a Member
of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta includes working for the Legislative
Assembly of Alberta as a researcher and working as a writer for both Premier
Lougheed and Premier Getty. Mrs. Klimchuk also assisted with the initiation of
the Alberta Seniors Information Phone Line.

Mrs. Klimchuk holds a bachelor of arts degree from the University of
Alberta in political science.

Mrs. Klimchuk is also active in her community and has served in the
following capacities:
  • Planning
    and Development for the Glenora Community League
  • Glenora
    School Council Chair and volunteer co-ordinator
  • Reading
    mentor at Glenora School
  • Director
    of St. Basil’s School of Ukrainian Dance
  • Communications
    Director for Kupalo Ukrainian Dance School
  • Volunteer
    co-ordinator for the Bell Walk for Kids
Mrs. Klimchuk and her husband, Wade, have two children: Kyrsten and
Keifer. They have called Edmonton-Glenora home for over 18 years.

August 20, 2012