Mandate letter

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From the Minister

September 15, 2023 | Housing

Partnerships addressing the unique needs of communities are key to how we tackle the need for affordable housing.


Jason Nixon was sworn in as the Minister of Seniors, Community and Social Services on June 9, 2023. He previously served as Minister of Environment and Parks and Minister of Finance and President of Treasury Board.

Prior to his service as an elected official, Mr. Nixon was a successful entrepreneur. He was also an Executive Director at The Mustard Seed, where he spent several years running an addiction treatment facility.

Jason Nixon was first elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre on May 5, 2015 and was re-elected on April 16, 2019 and May 29, 2023.