Mr. Mike Allen – MLA for Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo

Heavenly Father, we pray today for MLA
Mike Allan as he represents the constituency of Ft. McMurray-Wood Buffalo. We
are thankful for the business administration background he has and that his
experience serves him well as special advisor to the Minister of
Transportation. Be with him, giving him discernment and wisdom as he carries
out his role in both the legislature and his constituency. We pray for safety
in his travels and for all those travelling on Highway 63 to Fort McMurray. In
your name, Amen

Mike Allen was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo on April 23, 2012. He was appointed by Premier
Redford as the special advisor to the Minister of Transportation for highway 63
on May 22, 2012.

Mr. Allen currently serves as a member of the following Standing
  • Private
  • Resource
  • Public
Mr. Allen was previously the chair of the Select Special Conflicts of
Interest Act Review Committee. He had also served as a member of the Standing
Committee on Families and Communities and the Standing Committee on Privileges
and Elections Standing Orders and Printing.

Mr. Allen served as a member of Treasury Board and the Alaska-Alberta
Bilateral Council and had also represented Alberta on the Council of State
Governments – Midwest.

Mr. Allen moved to Fort McMurray in 1993 with his family and purchased
Campbell’s Music, where he was able to combine his business administration
background and career as a professional jazz musician to create a successful
and thriving business. Mr. Allen began transitioning from business to community
leader when he was nominated to a position on the board of Fort McMurray’s
Chamber of Commerce. He served two terms as president.

In 2007 Mr. Allen was elected to city council, serving two terms as a

Business leader, community
leader and now provincial elected representative, he continues to serve Fort
McMurray-Wood Buffalo, the amazing community he calls home.