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Honourable Heather Klimchuk – MLA for Edmonton-Glenora

Father God, we join together in prayer
today for Honourable Heather Klimchuk as she travels and converses with the
people of our province and in particular the Glenora region of Edmonton.  We ask that You provide the resources for the
various initiatives Ms. Klimchuk is involved in as well as the strategic
relationships that are necessary to see her projects come to completion.  Give her renewed strength and vitality as she
goes about the work of being an MLA.   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.