Alberta’s 50 Most Influential

Alberta’s 50 Most Influential



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Alberta's Most Influential People: The Next 10 Albertans to Watch Alberta's Most Influential People: The Next 10 Albertans to Watch Alberta's Most Influential People: The Next 10 Albertans to Watch Alberta's Most Influential People: The Next 10 Albertans to Watch


KATE BOORMANAge: 37Author, Winterkill, EdmontonMaster of Arts in Drama (UofA)@kateboormanBoorman is an up-and-coming author of young adult...

Mark Cherrington Mark Cherrington Mark Cherrington Mark Cherrington


Cherrington has been working with young, poor and vulnerable people in Edmonton for more than 20 years.

Chris Potter: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Chris Potter: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Chris Potter: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Chris Potter: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014
Karen Kleiss Karen Kleiss Karen Kleiss Karen Kleiss


Darcy Henton & Karen Kleiss catalyzed change in Alberta’s foster care system.

Marianne Ryan Marianne Ryan Marianne Ryan Marianne Ryan


Marianne Ryan: RCMP officer and great role model.

Kent Foster Kent Foster Kent Foster Kent Foster


Kent Foster is a rising star in Calgary’s private equity space.

Scott Clements Scott Clements Scott Clements Scott Clements


Scott Clements is helping people in Fort McMurray get where they want to go.

Susan McDaniel Susan McDaniel Susan McDaniel Susan McDaniel
Preston Manning Preston Manning Preston Manning Preston Manning


Preston Manning is bringing the federal conservative movement back to its roots – again.

Lonny Thiessen Lonny Thiessen Lonny Thiessen Lonny Thiessen
Ian Anderson Ian Anderson Ian Anderson Ian Anderson
Brian Burke Brian Burke Brian Burke Brian Burke


Brian Burke is helping to make a place for gay athletes in sport.

Dr. Lori West Dr. Lori West Dr. Lori West Dr. Lori West


Lori West aims to change the rate of organ and tissue donation in Alberta.

Danielle Smith Danielle Smith Danielle Smith Danielle Smith


Danielle Smith is the leader of the Wildrose movement.

Jim McCormick: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Jim McCormick: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Jim McCormick: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014 Jim McCormick: Alberta's 50 Most Influential People 2014


Jim McCormick helped push Redford out, and now has to clean up the mess.

Kris Demeanor Kris Demeanor Kris Demeanor Kris Demeanor
Don Iveson Don Iveson Don Iveson Don Iveson


Don Iveson proves that young people can lead.

Blair Lesback Blair Lesback Blair Lesback Blair Lesback


Blair Lesback is putting terroir back in Albertan cuisine.