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MLA Heather Sweet, Edmonton-Manning

Father in heaven, we thank you today for MLA Heather Sweet. Thank you for her compassion and heart for those at risk. We ask that you would give her the strength she needs to be a voice for the voiceless. Guide her in all she does, and may you surround her with peace, we pray. We thank you Lord, and ask that you would bless her friends, family, and staff, with your peace, grace, and presence today. In Jesus’ name, Amen 

Heather Sweet was elected in 2015 and was re-elected on April 16, 2019. She is currently a member of the Standing Committee on Legislative Offices and the Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services. Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Ms. Sweet worked for over a decade as a registered social worker. From 2005 to 2015 she worked in child protection services, focusing on high-risk youth, and previous to this, she worked for a year with the Metis Child and Family Services Society. She was a member of the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees’ Committee on Political Action and served as chapter chair for Edmonton and Area Human Services workers. Active in her community, Ms. Sweet has volunteered at the Vancouver Olympics and the Edmonton Folk Music Festival and with FIFA Edmonton.