Heavenly Father, we are thankful today for MLA Searle Turton. Thank you for putting him in his position, and we pray that his skills, knowledge, and experience would be used for your glory in Alberta, to make it a better place for all people. Thank you for his commitment to serve and we ask that you would bless him with peace, strength, and wisdom. We ask that you would fill his family with peace and protect them Lord. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
Searle Turton was elected in 2019 and is a member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship and the Standing Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing. Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Turton was a three-term city councillor for Spruce Grove. He has also worked in technology sales and implementing document control systems for Ricoh Canada, and prior to this as a tradesman in construction. A lifelong volunteer, he has served as a director of the Spruce Grove public library board, chairman of the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre as well as trustee for the Alberta Regional Council of Carpenters and Allied Workers, local 1325. He and his wife Amy and their two children, live in Spruce Grove. In his spare time he enjoys playing board games, reading, travelling, skiing and playing volleyball, soccer, tennis and pickleball.