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Mr. Wes Taylor – MLA for Battle River-Wainwright

Heavenly Father, we thank You for MLA Mr. Wes Taylor and his role in government
and as he serves the people of Battle River – Wainwright.  Help him when he faces difficult situations
to receive wisdom and insight to see things changed.  May he always sense that You walk with him
enabling him as he fulfills his duties. 
Amen.  (Grade 6 student)

Wes Taylor was elected to the Legislative Assembly
of Alberta as the Member for the constituency of Battle River-Wainwright on May
5, 2015. On June 1 he was appointed by Brian Jean as shadow cabinet spokesman
for Innovation and Advanced Education.

He currently serves as a member of the Standing
Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund and the Standing Committee
on Alberta’s Economic Future.

Prior to his service with the Legislative Assembly
Mr. Taylor was employed as a realtor from 1998 to 2014. He also has a bachelor
of education degree from the University of Alberta and worked as a teacher in
the Buffalo Trail school division for five years.

An active member of the community, Mr. Taylor has
served as a member of the board for Wainwright Pentecostal Assembly, director
of Eastalta Co-op and director of the Alberta Real Estate Association. In
addition Mr. Taylor is a volunteer firefighter.

Mr. Taylor and his wife, Eileen, reside in
Wainwright and have three children: Chantel, Matthew and Ashley. He enjoys
golfing, motorcycles, scuba diving and autobody refinishing. He also holds a
black belt in Tae-Kwon-do.