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Mr. Matt Jeneroux – MLA for Edmonton-South West

Lord, we ask You to bless MLA Matt
Jeneroux in the many duties he must fulfill. 
Give him clarity and the ability to make good decisions.   We pray that You would lead him into
opportunities that would be for the benefit of the constituents of Edmonton –
South West and the people of our province. 
Fill his heart with Your grace and peace and may his family be aware of
Your love and care for them.   In Jesus
Name,  Amen.

Matt Jeneroux was elected as the Member of the Legislative
Assembly for Edmonton-South West on April 23, 2012. He is current Chair of the
Youth Secretariat and Youth Advisory Panel, a member of the Treasury Board,
Co-Chair of the Alberta Film Advisory Council and also serves as a member of
the Education Act Regulatory Review Committee and the Electricity Retail Market
Review Committee Implementation team.

He is also Chair of the
Standing Committee on Legislative Offices and a member of the Standing Committee
on Families and Communities.

Mr. Jeneroux was also
successful in passing a Private Members’ Bill on Compassionate Care Leave
(2012) which provides a leave of absence for caregivers taking care of their
terminally ill loved ones, the first of its kind in Alberta. The Bill received
royal assent from the Governor General in June 2013.

Born and raised in Edmonton,
Mr. Jeneroux attended the University of Alberta, where he graduated with a
Bachelor of Arts degree in 2004.

Prior to serving with the
Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Mr. Jeneroux worked with the Edmonton Economic
Development Corporation, Alberta Blue Cross, the Ministry of Alberta
Environment, and the Government of Canada.

Mr. Jeneroux has volunteered
with numerous organizations, including United Way, Alberta Winter Games, Rotary
Club, Blackmud Creek Community League, Canadian Blood Services, Make-A-Wish
Foundation and Federal Government Youth Network. Additionally, Mr. Jeneroux
chaired the city of Edmonton Naming Committee from 2007 to 2012 and also
participated on the Board of Directors for Goodwill Industries Alberta.

Jeneroux is a father to two young daughters.