grateful for MLA Mr. Wayne Drysdale and all the work he does in our
province. May he see new possibilities
as he travels and talks to the people of Alberta. Renew his strength and help him to see how
important the work is that he has been called to do. Give him times of rest and refreshment with
family and friends. Amen. (Grade 6 student)
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Grande Prairie-Wapiti on May 5, 2015.
Committee on Private Bills and the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship.
Transportation and as Minister of Infrastructure.
a member of the following Standing Committees of the Legislative Assembly:
a member of the Treasury Board, chairing the cabinet policy committee on
Resources and the Environment, and serving on the cabinet policy committee on
Public Safety and Services and the Standing Committees on Public Accounts and
Resources and Environment.
Alberta, Mr. Drysdale spent 15 years as councilor for the municipal district of
Greenview and served as chair of both the Agricultural Service Board and the
Municipal Planning Commission.
the following boards:
Prairie Regional Emergency Medical Service (vice-chair and founding
Futures Grande Prairie & Region
Wapiti Recreation Board
Volunteer Fire Department
Mr. Drysdale and his wife,
Sherry, live on the family farm in the Grande Prairie area. Their daughter,
Jodie, along with her husband, Don, and daughters Tory and Sydney also live in
the region. In 2001, following the tragic death of their son, Troy, the family
established a bursary for local students pursuing a career in emergency
services, fire or EMS in Northern Alberta. To date the bursary has helped fill
49 emergency response positions in the region.