Brian Mason

Brian Mason has been the MLA for the Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood area since winning a by-election in 2000.  He won again in the general elections of 2001, 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2015.  He is currently the longest serving Member in the Legislature.  Brian currently serves as the Minister of Transportation and as the Government House Leader.

Brian was leader of the Alberta NDP from September 18th, 2004 to October 18th, 2014.

Prior to his election to the Legislature, Brian served as the City of Edmonton councillor for ward 3.  He won four civic elections, serving 11 years on city council.

Brian studied political science at the University of Alberta and was Executive Director of the Alberta Federation of Students from 1977 to 1979.

Brian and his wife Karin have lived in the Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood area for over 20 years.