Mr. Ronald Orr – MLA for Lacombe-Ponoka

Father God, we pray
that You would make Your presence very real to Mr. Ronald Orr and be with him
through the tasks before him today.  May
the people he represents in Lacombe – Ponoka come to the forefront of his mind
and we pray that he will see beyond the obvious to discern needs and urgent
situations that require addressing. 
Lord, give him strength and courage as he serves in his
constituency.  We speak your blessing
over him and his family.  Amen.
Ronald Orr was elected as the Member of the
Legislative Assembly for Lacombe-Ponoka on May 5, 2015. He currently serves as
a member of the Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services. Mr. Orr
previously served as a member of the Standing Committee on Families and
Communities.

Mr. Orr has a master’s degree in theology and is an
ordained minister. He also holds a journeyman carpenter’s 
ticket and a
registered housing professional certificate and has previously owned a general
contracting business.

His community involvement includes board positions
with a number of charitable organizations, including the Gull Lake Centre and
Calgary’s Mustard Seed Society. He also served as a public information officer
for the municipal emergency management team for the village of Clive, Alberta.

Mr. Orr was born in Calgary
and has lived in Lacombe-Ponoka for 13 years. He and his wife, Donna Marie,
have three children.