Mr. David Shepherd – MLA for Edmonton-Centre

Lord, we pray for MLA
Mr. David Shepherd and we pray that You will guide and direct every decision he
makes as he serves in our provinces capital in Edmonton – Centre.  Empower him with great wisdom and compassion
in his role.  Lord, help him to sense
Your love and care for him.  In Jesus
Name, Amen.
David Shepherd was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, representing the constituency of Edmonton-Centre, on May 5, 2015.

He currently serves as chair of the Standing Committee on
Legislative Offices and the Select Special Ombudsman and Public Interest
Commissioner Search Committee. He also serves as a member of the Standing
Committee on Families and Communities.

Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Shepherd
worked in the communications field as a communications adviser and writer for
organizations such as the North Edge Business Association, the city of Edmonton
and the government of Alberta. Before his career in communications, Mr.
Shepherd held a variety of employment positions such as taxpayer services agent
and salesperson in support of his work as a musician and studio engineer.

His educational background includes diplomas in music
performance and in live sound recording from MacEwan University. He also has a
bachelor of arts in professional communications from Royal Roads University,
where he received the Royal Roads University chancellor’s award in 2014.

Mr. Shepherd leads an active lifestyle in Edmonton. He is an
avid cyclist and has volunteered for the Edmonton Bike Coalition as a
spokesperson and organizer. He also enjoys live music, film and playing the