Ms. Maureen Kubinec – MLA for Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock

Heavenly Father, we thank you that you
will be faithful to be with MLA Ms. Maureen Kubinec as she carries out the role
as Caucus Chair in our Legislature and serves constituents of three
communities. We ask you for strength and courage in difficult times and peace
and calm in stressful times. We pray for refreshing times with the people that are
important in her life. In Your Name, Amen.

Maureen Kubinec was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly
for Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock on April 23, 2012. She is the Caucus Chair.

In addition to serving as chair of the Standing Committee on Privileges
and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing, Ms. Kubinec is a member of the
Special Standing Committee on Members Services and the Standing Committee on
Alberta’s Economic Futures.

She previously sat on the following Standing Committees:
  • Alberta
    Heritage Savings Trust Fund
  • Resource
She previously served on the Standing Committee for Families and
Communities and the Select Special Conflicts of Interest Act Review Committee.

Ms. Kubinec was born in Lacombe and raised in Three Hills. She lives in
the Linaria district near Westlock, where she and her husband, Tim, operate a
family farm. They have four adult children.

Ms. Kubinec is a strong proponent of public service. She served as a
school trustee with the Three Hills and Pembina Hills school boards before
serving as president of the Alberta School Boards Association from 2004 to
2007. She also served as a member and vice-chair of the Persons with
Developmental Disabilities Northeast Community Board from 2008 to 2012 and as a
councillor and deputy reeve for Westlock county from 2010 to 2012.

Ms. Kubinec is an active
member of St. Anne’s Catholic church parish, having served on the parish
council from 2008 to 2011.