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Honourable Ricardo Miranda – MLA for Calgary-Cross

We thank
you Lord, for Calgary Cross’ Honourable Mr. Ricardo Miranda and his passion as
he represents the people of his constituency and serves in the significant role
of Minister of Culture and Tourism.  We
pray for him to experience renewed strength and joy as he serves in his many
responsibilities and seeks to meet with key people across the province.  Give him wisdom to know what he should attend
to today to be most effective.  Amen

Minister of Culture and Tourism

Ricardo
Miranda was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the
constituency of Calgary-Cross, on May 5, 2015. On February 2, 2016, he was
appointed Minister of Culture and Tourism.

Preceding
the ministry appointment, Mr. Miranda served as chair of the Standing Committee
on Alberta’s Economic Future and as a member of the Select Special Ethics and
Accountability Committee and the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage
Savings Trust Fund.

Prior
to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Miranda worked as a flight
attendant for 15 years and as a servicing representative, member organizer and
researcher with the Canadian Union of Public Employees.

Mr.
Miranda holds a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Calgary, and is
working towards a secondary degree in industrial relations with a long term
view of obtaining a PhD.