Lord, we lift Pat Rehn to you and we bring him before your throne. We ask that you would move upon his heart. May you give him the strategies from Heaven as he fulfills his duty as a member of the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship. We ask that you would bless Pat Rehn, his family, his four children, all Albertans, all of Alberta in Jesus name, 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.