Mr. Ron Casey – MLA for Banff-Cochrane

God, We pray for MLA Mr. Ron Casey as he represents Banff-Cochrane. We thank
you for his enthusiasm, dedication and commitment while serving in our
Legislature. We pray you will protect him and his family. Multiply his time and
renew his energy. In Jesus name, Amen (Grade 6 student)

Ron Casey was elected to his first term as a Member
of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Banff-Cochrane
on April 23, 2012.

In addition to his duties as an MLA, Mr. Casey also
serves on the following committees:
  • Chair,
    Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Resource Stewardship
Previously he served as a member of the Special
Standing Committee on Members’ Services and is past Chair of Rural Caucus.

Recently, Mr. Casey was appointed to the MLA
implementation team working on the review and implementation of the Retail
Market Review recommendations that will strengthen Alberta’s retail electricity

Born and raised on an Ontario farm, Mr. Casey moved
to Alberta when he was 21, making Canmore his home for over 40 years. Trained
as a master electrician, Mr. Casey ran his own company called B&C Electric
Ltd. from 1978 to 1990 and later built homes, commercial developments, and
industrial buildings.

Mr. Casey has strong ties and a history of service
to his community starting as a member of the Town Council in 1995 and winning
four terms to serve as Mayor of Canmore for 12 years in 1998, 2004, 2007 and

Mr. Casey holds a 4th degree black belt in Chito
Ryu Karate and runs his own karate training school in Canmore. Mr. Casey also
spends as much time as he can on his motorcycles during the summer months.

Mr. Casey and his wife, Pennie, have two grown
daughters – Alison and Shannon, and are also the proud grandparents of two
grandchildren, Casey and Nicola.