Name of Your Son Jesus to pray for Honourable Wayne Drysdale. As he is faithfully serving the people of
Alberta in Grande Prairie – Wapiti, may he sense Your nearness, help and
encouragement in his times of need, as he sorts through the many challenges in
his position in the Alberta legislature.
We ask for a unity of purpose with all that he comes in contact with during
his busy schedule. Bless the time he has
with his family. Amen
Legislative Assembly for Grande Prairie-Wapiti on April 23, 2012. He currently
serves as Minister of Transportation. He previously served as Minister of
following Standing Committees of the Legislative Assembly:
Treasury Board, chairing the cabinet policy committee on Resources and the
Environment, and serving on the cabinet policy committee on Public Safety and
Services and the Standing Committees on Public Accounts and Resources and Environment.
spent 15 years as councillor for the municipal district of Greenview and served
as chair of both the Agricultural Service Board and the Municipal Planning
Prairie Regional Emergency Medical Service (vice-chair and founding
Futures Grande Prairie & Region
Wapiti Recreation Board
Volunteer Fire Department
Mr. Drysdale and his wife,
Sherry, live on the family farm in the Grande Prairie area. Their daughter,
Jodie, along with her husband, Don, and daughter Tory also live in the region.
In 2001, following the tragic death of their son, Troy, the family established
a bursary for local students pursuing a career in emergency services, fire or
EMS in Northern Alberta. To date the bursary has helped fill 49 emergency
response positions in the region.