Mr. Wes Taylor – MLA for Battle River-Wainwright

We
give thanks today for MLA Wes Taylor Father God and for his commitment to the
constituents of Battle River – Wainwright. 
We pray for diligence to fulfil what he has in mind to accomplish for
his community and province.  We pray for
strength and health for him as well as protection for him and his family.  Amen. 

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.