Mr. Derek Fildebrandt – MLA for Strathmore-Brooks

in heaven, we pray for Your blessing on MLA Mr. Derek Fildebrandt today. We are
thankful for the skills he brings to his role and for his care for the people
he represents, the people of Alberta and Strathmore – Brooks.  Also, we pray that You would give him wisdom
in everything he does.  Amen.  (Grade 6 student)

Derek Fildebrandt was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, representing the constituency of Strathmore-Brooks, on May 5, 2015.

He currently serves as Chair of the Standing Committee on Public
Accounts and as a member of the Special Standing Committee on Members’

As well he serves as the Official Opposition’s shadow minister
of Finance and Treasury Board.

Prior to serving as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, Mr.
Fildebrandt was the Alberta director and national research director of the
Canadian Taxpayers Federation. He also previously worked as a policy analyst
for the Forum of Labour Market Ministers for the British Columbia Public

Born and educated in Ontario, Mr. Fildebrandt received his
bachelor of arts, history and political science from Carleton University.

Mr. Fildebrandt enjoys a number of outdoor activities such as
fishing, sport shooting and canoeing.