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Honourable Kyle Fawcett – MLA for Calgary-Klein

Father God, we focus our prayer today
for Honourable Kyle Fawcett as he seeks to meet the needs of his constituents
in the Calgary – Klein constituency. 
Thank you that You bring those people around him today who will not only
support him but bring new skills and resources to fulfill his vision.  May he feel energized with Your
strength.  We pray this in Your name
Lord, amen.

Minister of Jobs, Skills, Training and Labour

Kyle Fawcett was elected to his second term as a Member of the
Legislative Assembly for Calgary-Klein on April 23, 2012. On May 26, 2014, he
was sworn in as Minister of Jobs, Skills, Training and Labour.

Previous to this, he served as Associate Minister of Recovery and
Reconstruction of Southwest Alberta, Associate Minister of Finance and as
parliamentary assistant for Treasury Board and Enterprise. He has also served
as a member of the following:
  • Treasury
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Accounts
  • Standing
    Committee on Finance
  • Government
    Legislation Review Committee
  • Youth
    Secretariat (chair)
  • Alberta
    Delegate Council for the Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER)
As well, Mr. Fawcett served as Chair of the Cabinet Policy Committee on
the Economy on the Standing Committees on Health and Private Bills and the
Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services. Prior to serving as a Member
of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Mr. Fawcett provided research
consultant services in support of both private industry and nonprofit projects.

In addition, Mr. Fawcett served as a public school board trustee from
2004 to 2007. As trustee he served in a variety of capacities, including:
  • chair
    of both the audit committee and the policy committee
  • board
    liaison to the Calgary Board of Education/Alberta Teachers’ Association
    (ATA) Liaison Committee
  • board
    representative to the ATA collective agreement interpretation committee
A graduate of the University of Calgary, Mr. Fawcett has a bachelor of
arts degree in political science and economics.

Born and raised in Calgary,
Mr. Fawcett has kept active in the community coaching youth baseball and
football and mentoring junior and senior high school youth in northeast Calgary
as part of the Alberta Mentorship Foundation for Youth program.