MLA Jason Luan, Calgary-Hawkwood

Thank
you, Lord for MLA Jason Luan and his service to our great province. We pray
that you will continue to guide his life. Give him the strength and endurance that
he needs and let him know that his efforts are extremely appreciated. Bless his
family with health and may they be aware of your presence. In Jesus’ name,
Amen.

Mr. Jason Luan was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Hawkwood on April 23, 2012.

In addition to his duties as an MLA, Mr. Luan serves on the following
committees:

  • Select Special Conflicts of
    Interest Act Review Committee
  • Standing Committee on
    Alberta’s Economic Future
  • Standing Committee on
    Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing Committee

Previously he served on the following committees:

  • Standing Committee on
    Private Bills
  • Standing Committee on
    Families and Communities

Mr. Luan holds a master’s degree in social work from the University of
Calgary and has dedicated his career to public service for the last 21 years,
promoting healthy families and strong communities. He is passionate about
community development, collaboration, cultural diversity and social inclusion.

Prior to serving as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Mr.
Luan first was a child welfare worker for Alberta Family and Social Services
for seven years and then a social planner for the city of Calgary for 14 years,
managing funding for nonprofit social service agencies.

Mr. Luan is proud to have made a difference in many lives through his
distinguished service and leadership in the Immigrant Sector Council of Calgary
as co-chair, the Calgary co-ordinated community access program as the co-chair
and the city of Calgary’s Chinatown Centenary Celebration as the community
lead. An active volunteer of his community for over 20 years, Mr. Luan has also
served as

  • vice-president of the
    Dalhousie Community Association,
  • key communicator of the King
    George School Council,
  • director of the Sien Lok
    Society, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving Chinese-Canadian
    heritage, and
  • president of the Chinese
    Professionals and Entrepreneurs Association of Calgary (CPEAC).

Mr. Luan lives in northwest Calgary with his wife, Fengying Zhang, and
two daughters, Kailie and Linshia. He enjoys golf, badminton, basketball and
hiking.

March 18, 2013