Honourable Marlin Schmidt – MLA for Edmonton-Gold Bar

Dear God, we pray
today for Hon. Marlin Schmidt. We are thankful for all the work he has done in
the constituency of Edmonton – Gold Bar and that he desires to represent them
well. Help him to make right decisions and give him wisdom for all he must do
today and for all those he meets with. Lord, give him courage and strength
today and bless him and keep him safe. 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

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 geosciences (Eberhard Karls Universität in Tübingen, Germany) and
a bachelor of science degree (Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario).