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Honourable Marlin Schmidt – MLA for Edmonton-Gold Bar

Father
God, thank You for Honourable Mr. Marlin Schmidt and the commitment that he has
made to the people of his riding in Edmonton – Gold Bar.  Lord, we pray that You would give him new
vision and new strategies to help him accomplish much for his constituents and
the province of Alberta.  As he looks
into the issues that come before him, we pray that You would bring clarity and
understanding and unique solutions.  Walk
with him, give him wisdom and guide his decisions for our Province daily.  Bless him in all that he does for his
people.  Cover and protect him as he
travels and meets with others.  May his
constituency be blessed by his leadership and may Your will Lord be done by the
tireless works of our MLA’s across Alberta. 
In Your Name, Amen. 



Minister of Advanced Education

Marlin Schmidt was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, on May 5, 2015. He represents the constituency of Edmonton-Gold Bar.
Since February 2, 2016, Hon. Schmidt has also served as Minister of Advanced
Education. Hon. Schmidt sits on three Government committees: the Legislative
Review Committee, the Social Policy Committee and the Climate Leadership Policy
Committee.

Hon. Schmidt’s background prior to serving in the Legislature
was in site remediation and hydrogeology. From 2008 to 2015 he worked for
Alberta Environment as a soil and groundwater contamination specialist.

Hon. Schmidt has a master of science degree in applied environmental Geo-sciences (Eberhard Karls Universität in Tübingen, Germany) and a bachelor of
science degree (Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario).