Mr. Wayne Anderson – MLA for Highwood

God, we pray for MLA Mr. Wayne Anderson, that he will be successful in his new
role as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for Highwood.  We pray that You will encourage him as he
seeks to fulfill all the tasks and new assignments before him.  Bless him and his family and may their lives
be enriched with Your goodness. 
Amen.  (Grade 6 student)

was elected as the Member of Alberta’s Legislative Assembly for Highwood on May
5, 2015.

in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wayne is the youngest of four children. As a youth he
spent his summers working on the family farm in Ericksdale, Manitoba, and later
as an auto mechanic, and welder for CP rail yards.

Anderson attended the University of Winnipeg BSc. program, he spent four years
deeply involved in student and university business and local politics. He held
the position of Treasurer and President for University of Winnipeg Students’
Council in addition to serving on the University’s Board of Regents.

1990 Wayne moved to Calgary where he met and married Kim. They moved to
Davisburg in 1997 to enjoy acreage living along with Kim’s son Jerret.

has spent over thirty years in the information technology industry holding
positions in business development and management for major corporations. Wayne
was very successful at building relationships and understanding the challenges
of both business and government to reduce costs and drive efficiencies.

is excited to bring his considerable business experience to his new role as MLA
and is proud to serve as Shadow Minister for Service Alberta for the Wildrose
Official Opposition.