As a longtime resident of Fairview, Marg is passionate about Northern Alberta and understands the region’s unique needs.
After mentoring students as a teacher and administrator at the Peace River School Division for more than 20 years Marg moved into post-secondary education in the role of vice-president, Fairview Campus at the Grande Prairie Regional College. Before being elected, Marg also owned and operated a consulting company that worked with small and medium sized businesses. Due to her combination of experience in the education system and as a business leader, Marg understands that strong public services contribute to a strong economy.
Marg was appointed Minister of Energy in 2015, and since then has been a strong voice for one of Alberta’s most vital industries, fighting to create jobs and get full value for Alberta oil.
Marg is known as an active member of her community, serving as a member and president of the Fairview Rotary Club and as a board member of the Fairview Chamber of Commerce.