Honourable Irfan Sabir – MLA for Calgary-McCall

Heavenly Father, we thank you for the
Hon. Irfan Sabir and his portfolio of Minister of Human Services.  We thank you for his compassion for those
less fortunate and his desire to do what is good and fair in the areas he
serves in. Father, we pray for clear vision for him as to how to accomplish his
goals for those who genuinely need his help. Give him discernment and wisdom as
he deals with those who find themselves in unfortunate circumstances, often beyond
their own control. We pray your wisdom will guide him and enable him to
accomplish more than he dared hope as he deals with those who are hurting.   In Jesus name,  Amen.

Minister of Human Services

Irfan Sabir was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta,
representing the constituency of Calgary-McCall, on May 5, 2015. On May 24,
2015 he was appointed as Minister of Human Services.

Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, he practiced in
aboriginal law at a national law firm in Calgary beginning in 2012. Previous to
this, he worked as a research assistant with the Faculty of Law at the
University of Calgary (U of C).

He also worked with the Salvation Army for five years and worked
as a real estate agent with the Calgary Real Estate Board between 2006 and

In addition, Mr. Sabir has volunteered with Calgary Legal
Guidance and Canadian Red Cross.

In addition to holding a juris doctor degree from the U of C, he
has a degree in social work from the U of C and a degree in economics from the
University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir in Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.

Born in Rawalakot, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan, he has called Calgary
home since 2004.