Meet the Minister
David Eggen first represented the riding of Edmonton-Calder from 2004 to 2008, and was re-elected as MLA in 2012. In May 2015, he was appointed Minister of Education and Minister of Culture and Tourism by Premier Notley.
He received a Bachelor of Education Degree in 1984 from the University of Alberta and taught at a number of Edmonton public schools.
David served as the executive director of Friends of Medicare from 2008 to 2012.
David and his family have lived and worked in northwest Edmonton for more than 20 years.