Chris Nielsen

Chris Nielsen was first elected on May 5th, 2015 as the MLA for Edmonton-Decore.  He serves as a member of Legislature's Standing Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing.

Before being elected, Chris worked as a shipper/receiver for over 25 years.  During his career he represented his colleagues as shop steward for 15 years and on various committee positions with UFCW local 401.

Chris studied engineering design at NAIT.

Chris was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  He and his family have called Edmonton home since 1982.