David Eggen

David Eggen won re-election on May 5th, 2015, beginning his third term as MLA for Edmonton-Calder.  On May 24th, 2015 David became the Minister of Education.

During David's political career he has served on numerous Legislature committees, including the Standing Committee on Families and Communities, the Standing Committee on Alberta's Economic Future, and the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, as well as others.

David holds a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Alberta.  He taught for 3 years in Zimbabwe and then for 14 years at various local schools.  David is an active in the community, having been a trustee with the Forum for Young Albertans and a chair leader of the Canadian Paraplegic Association.

David and his family have lived in northwest Edmonton for over 20 years.