Dave Quest was first elected to the Legislative Assembly on March 3, 2008. He was re-elected for a second term on April 23, 2012. He currently serves as Chair, Standing Policy Committee – Health and Seniors.
In addition to his duties as a government MLA, Dave has had roles on numerous committees and served as the Associate Minister for Seniors. He has served as Chair of the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, and was a member of the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future and the Special Standing Committee on Members’ Services.
Dave has been a Strathcona County community member for more than 30 years. His youthful years were spent in the Ardrossan area where his father was the local veterinarian and his mother was involved with a local art group. Dave was fortunate to have many opportunities to enjoy animals, including his horses Chunky and Chea. Both animals and the arts are of important personal interest. Dave graduated from Ardrossan Jr/Sr High School and continues to attend the Ardrossan United Church.