Associate Ministers of Health
Honourable Dave Rodney,
Associate Minister of Wellness
Dave Rodney was elected to his third term as Member of the Legislative Assembly for Calgary-Lougheed on April 23, 2012, and appointed Associate Minister of Wellness on May 8, 2012. He has served as Parliamentary Assistant for Health and Wellness and a member of the Provincial Treasury Board, and his committee work has included Alberta Energy Representative: Council of State Governments – USA West and USA Midwest; Cabinet Policy on Public Health and Safety; Standing Committee on Public Health and Safety; Treasury Board, Public Accounts and many more.
Associate Minister Rodney was the first Canadian to have reached the summit of Mount Everest twice. He has experience as an international keynote speaker, workshop facilitator and world-wide adventure guide. He spent 13 years as an educator and administrator in Canada, Nepal and the West Indies.
Associate Minister Rodney lives with his wife, Jennifer, their two sons and their dog, MacGyver.
Honourable Dave Quest,
Associate Minister of Seniors
Dave Quest was elected to his second term as MLA for Strathcona- Sherwood Park in April 2012. On December 13, 2013, he was sworn in as Alberta’s Associate Minister of Seniors.
In addition to his regular duties as MLA, Associate Minister Quest has served as a member on numerous councils and committees, including chairing the Seniors Advisory Council and the Standing Committee on Families and Communities.
Dave Quest has been an active member of his community for nearly 25 years, fulfilling a variety of roles, from chairing the Better Business Bureau of Central and Northern Alberta to coaching Sherwood Park minor soccer teams.
He loves to fly small planes and has completed the Edmonton half-marathon 7 times.