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Honourable Ric McIver, Calgary-Hays

Heavenly Father, please watch over and surround the Honourable Ric McIver as he
makes decisions and plans that will help bring about changes in our province.
Lord, we pray that he will be guided by you and honour you. Give his family
health and bless them. In your name Lord, Amen.

Minister of Transportation

Ric McIver was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Hays on April 23, 2012. On May 8, 2012, he was sworn in as Minister of
Transportation and was named a member of the Treasury Board committee. He is
the first Minister of Transportation for Alberta to be selected from one of its
major cities.

Ric previously served the residents of Calgary-Hays as the alderman on
Calgary city council for ward 12 from 2001 to 2010, a span of three terms. In
that time he served on the board of the Alberta Urban Municipalities
Association, the Calgary Police Commission and the Metropolitan Calgary
Foundation. He also served as chair of the Calgary Housing Company.

Ric became an Albertan on July 26, 1981. He has worked in the food
industry in many different roles, including national sales manager and sales
and marketing manager of different organizations. He has also owned and
operated a food distribution and marketing wholesale business.

Ric is married to Christine, the founder and CEO of the Kids Cancer Care
Foundation of Alberta. Between them they have four children and two
grandchildren, all living in Calgary.


October 4, 2012