Kerry Towle was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Innisfail-Sylvan Lake on April 23, 2012. Mrs. Towle serves on the Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services and as the Official Opposition Deputy Whip.
Previously, she served as a member of the following standing committees:
- Families and Communities
- Alberta’s Economic Future
- Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
A graduate of Innisfail high school and Reeves College, Mrs. Towle has worked in real estate for the past six years and is an Associate Broker. Prior to this, she worked for almost 10 years with the David Thompson Regional Health Authority as the executive assistant to the Nursing Leader. She also worked in human resources with the department of Indian and northern affairs, now known as Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development.
Mrs. Towle and her husband were turkey producers from 2003 to 2008.
Mrs. Towle was a strong advocate for her brother Ron who had Huntington’s Disease until his death in 2010.
She served for six years with the Royal Canadian Army Cadets as both a cadet and a cadet officer in Red Deer and Whitehorse, Yukon.
Mrs. Towle has hiked the Chillkoot Trail in the Yukon three times. Mrs. Towle and her family enjoy travelling and have backpacked extensively throughout Africa, Southeast Asia and Central America. Her family also hosts a Japanese high school student every year.
March 18, 2014