God, we pray for MLA Pat Rehn as he represents the northern region of Lesser Slave Lake and thank you for appointing him to his position. Thank you that you give him strength and good health for the many tasks before him. May he have divine wisdom as he serves on committees and prepare him for the next steps he needs to take, for new endeavors. Amen……..
Pat Rehn was elected in 2019. He began his career as a schoolteacher, moved into the sawmill business and now owns a crane services company, doing oilpatch and logging work. He grew up in Wildwood, a rural setting west of Edmonton, owns land in the High Prairie area and, is a Slave Lake resident. His dad was a logger and sawmiller and farmer. Pat went to the University of Alberta for a teaching degree with an emphasis on business and physical education. He taught in Catholic schools in Calgary and Red Deer for a couple of years. Then he changed course and ran a sawmill and planer mill. He followed that up by becoming the owner of a sawmill in the Edson area, and in 1998 purchased a mill in Wabasca. In 2008 he started a crane business.