Ms. Heather Sweet – MLA for Edmonton-Manning

God, today we pray for MLA Ms. Heather Sweet. 
We pray for health, strength and Your wisdom as she serves the residents
of her community in Edmonton – Manning. 
We ask that You would bless her relationship with staff and colleagues
and may they be unified as they make plans to move our province forward.  We pray also for a good balance in her busy
schedule and personal life.  Protect her
and her family.  Amen. 

Deputy Chair of Committees

Heather Sweet was elected to the Legislative
Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of Edmonton-Manning, on May
5, 2015. On March 9, 2016, she was elected as the Deputy Chair of Committees.

She previously served as chair of the Standing
Committee on Families and Communities and as member of the Standing Committee
on Legislative Offices.

Prior to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Ms.
Sweet worked for over a decade as a registered social worker. From 2005 to 2015
she worked in child protection services, focusing on high-risk youth, and
previous to this, she worked for a year with the Metis Child and Family
Services Society.

She was a member of the Alberta Union of Provincial
Employees’ Committee on Political Action and served as chapter chair for
Edmonton and Area Human Services workers.

Active in her community, Ms. Sweet has volunteered
at the Vancouver Olympics and the Edmonton Folk Music Festival and with FIFA

She was recently honoured to be among those
selected to attend the Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference in