Mr. Peter Sandhu, MLA for Edmonton-Manning

Dear Lord, we thank You for Mr. Peter
Sandhu and the good that he is doing in the region of Edmonton – Manning.  We pray that he will be in good health and
that You would help him with the many everyday decisions he must make as an
MLA.  We ask that You will protect him
and guide him in the direction that will ensure the best decisions and policies
are being made for all those living in our province.  Amen.

Mr. Sandhu was elected to his second term as the Member of the
Legislative Assembly for Edmonton-Manning on April 23, 2012. He currently
serves as a member of the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings
Trust Fund and the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship.

In addition to his regular duties as MLA, Mr. Sandhu previously served
as a member of the following Standing Committees:
  • Privileges,
    Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Alberta’s
    Economic Future
  • Public
  • Private
  • Finance
Prior to serving as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Sandhu had
significant experience as a businessman and community leader. He sits on the
boards of several community-based organizations and has volunteered for the
following organizations:
  • East
    Indian Community Council
  • Indo-Canadian
    Liaison Committee
  • Sikh
    Federation of Edmonton (former president)
  • Masters
    Games Kabaddi Committee
An active member of his community, Mr. Sandhu was the recipient of the
Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal, recognizing his contribution to the city and
province, and was also an Alberta Centennial Ambassador in 2005.

Mr. Sandhu was born in
Manawan, India in the Punjab Province. He immigrated to Canada in 1979, and
married his wife Kamal in 1984. They have three children: Preetinder, Bhavneet
and Inderdeep.