Mr. Fred Horne – MLA for Edmonton-Rutherford

Heavenly Father it is with gratitude
we bring MLA Fred Horne before You.  As
he fulfills his role in the constituency of Edmonton – Rutherford.  May he be enabled by Your wisdom and
knowledge.  Surround him today with those
who are able to give him counsel and advice so that he may continue to be
successful for the sake of our Province. 

Mr. Horne was elected to his second term as a Member of the Legislative
Assembly for Edmonton-Rutherford on April 23, 2012. He currently serves as a
member of the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future and the Standing
Committee on Public Accounts.

He previously served as Minister of Health, as Minister of Health and
Wellness, and as parliamentary assistant to Health and Wellness.

Committee involvement has included membership on the Cabinet Policy
Committee on Public Health & Safety and the Treasury Board as well as on
the Select Special Chief Electoral Officer Search Committee and the Standing
Committee on Legislative Offices and chair of the Standing Committee on Health.

Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Mr. Horne
worked as a health policy consultant for over 25 years, serving various
government bodies and regional health authorities in addition to the public,
private and not-for-profit sectors.

Throughout his career Mr. Horne worked extensively with the Conference
Board of Canada, the Alberta government and the Mayo Clinic.

Mr. Horne holds a master of business administration degree from Royal
Roads University and a postgraduate certification in dispute resolution from
York University.

An avid volunteer, Mr. Horne has served on numerous boards including:
  • Alberta
    Mental Health Board
  • Athabasca
  • Mediation
    and Restorative Justice Centre of Edmonton
  • Canadian
    Student Debating Federation
Additionally, Mr. Horne is a former debater and coached Team Canada at
the World Schools Debating Championships. For his continued contributions to
the development of debate and speech programs Mr. Horne received the Queen
Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal in 2002.

Mr. Horne and his wife, Jennifer, have lived in Edmonton since 1992.