Mr. David Shepherd – MLA for Edmonton-Centre

We
pray today for our MLA David Shepherd as he serves in Edmonton – Centre.  Give him everything he needs and requires for
the tasks ahead of him.  We are grateful
for the sacrifices he has made working in this position and pray for health and
strength.  We pray that he would sense
Your presence as he goes about his work today. 
Bless Mr. Shepherd’s family and protect and keep them safe in Your
care.  In Your Name Jesus.  Amen.

avid Shepherd was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, representing the constituency of Edmonton-Centre, on May 5, 2015.

He currently serves as a member of the Standing Committee on
Legislative Offices and 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
piano.