Meet the Minister
Deputy Premier Minister of Enterprise and Advanced Education
Thomas Lukaszuk was elected to his fourth term as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Edmonton-Castle Downs on April 23, 2012. On May 8, 2012 he was sworn in as Deputy Premier and also serves as chair of the government’s Operations Policy Committee. He was named Minister of Enterprise and Advanced Education on February 4, 2013.
Previously Mr. Lukaszuk served as Minister of Education, Political Minister-Edmonton, Minister of Employment and Immigration and parliamentary assistant for Municipal Affairs.
Over the course of his elected service Mr. Lukaszuk has served on a wide range of legislative and government committees. The areas of work have ranged from accountability, access to information and ethics in government to support for low-income and disabled Albertans, tourism marketing and human rights.