Premier Jim Prentice, has announced that Maureen Kubinec, MLA for Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock, will become the Minister of the new amalgamated Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Former Minister of Culture, The Honourable Heather Klimchuck, will become the new Minister of Human Services.
Ms. Kubinec was born in Lacombe and raised in Three Hills. She lives in the Linaria district near Westlock, where she and her husband, Tim, operate a family farm. They have four adult children. She was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Barrhead-Morinville-Westlock on April 23, 2012. Click here to read her full bio.
Theatre Alberta would like to thank Minister Klimchuk for her service and support of the theatre community during her tenure, and welcome Minister Kubinec as our new Minister. We look forward to working with you!