Ms. Debbie Jabbour – MLA for Peace River

ask for your wisdom for MLA Debbie Jabbour as she meets with constituents in
the north of our province in the beautiful region of Peace River. Lead and
guide her as she seeks to make decisions that will bring success and new
initiatives to the business and industry sector there. Bless her with health
and strength. Amen

Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees

Debbie Jabbour was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, representing the constituency of Peace River, on May 5, 2015. On June
11, 2015, she was elected Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees.

She currently serves as a member of the Standing Committee on
Legislative Offices and the Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services.

Prior to serving as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, she
worked as a mental health specialist for 10 years with Almasana Creative
Wellness as well as with Alberta Health Services in the year prior to her
During this same time period she also worked as an analyst with
Alberta Health, financial accountability and as a Hansard input editor with the Alberta
Legislative Assembly. Prior to that, she worked in administrative roles, as a
freelance writer and as a professional musician.

Born in Edmonton, Ms. Jabbour currently resides in High Level.
Her grandparents on both sides came to Canada in the early 1900s. With the
exception of two years in Central America Ms. Jabbour has called Alberta home
her entire life.

She received her master of counselling in 2010 from the
University of Calgary, University of Lethbridge and Athabasca University. In
2003 she received her bachelor of arts with a major in psychology and communications.
She also holds a certificate in career counselling and is a provisional

In her spare time Ms. Jabbour volunteers in her community with
the Chinchaga Adult Learning Centre and as an actor with the High Level Theatre

Ms. Jabbour enjoys spending time with her children and
grandchildren. She is also interested in theatre, music, travel, reading and