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MLA for Calgary-Elbow
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On April 16, 2019, Doug Schweitzer was elected as the MLA for Calgary-Elbow. He was appointed as Minister of Jobs, Economy and Innovation on August 25, 2020. Previously, Mr. Schweitzer served as Minister of Justice and Solicitor General.
Mr. Schweitzer is a dedicated husband, father of two young girls and a long-serving community volunteer. He has raised funds for military families and served as Vice Chair of the Calgary Drug Treatment Court.
Prior to his election Mr. Schweitzer was a partner with a private law firm, specializing in bankruptcy and insolvency.
He is a proud Albertan.
Mr. Schweitzer was the 943rd Member to be sworn in to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.
August 25, 2020