Meet your local MLA

Lacombe-Ponoka MLA Ron Orr is hosting a sandwich with your MLA event on Feb. 13 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Ron Orr was first elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for the Lacombe-Ponoka constituency on May 5, 2015.

Orr has a Master’s degree in Theology and is an ordained minister. He also holds a Journeyman Carpenter’s ticket and a Registered Housing Professional Certificate. He previously owned and managed a general contracting business.

Orr is involved in the local community including holding board positions with a number of charitable organizations such as the Gull Lake Centre and Calgary’s Mustard Seed Society.

He volunteered for seven years on a very active Search and Rescue team and as a Communications Officer for an Alberta Municipal Emergency Management Community.

His interests include reading, wilderness adventure especially by canoe, and woodworking.

Ron has been married to his wife Donna for more than 40 years. They have three adult children and eight grandchildren.

The LMC is at 5214 – 50 Ave. in Lacombe.

Ron Orr photo, UCP