Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta

The Speaker of the Alberta Legislative Assembly, is the presiding officer in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.

The Speaker is selected by secret ballot in the first session of a new legislative assembly.

List of SpeakersEdit

Affiliation Name Years served
  Liberal Charles W. Fisher 1905–1920
  Liberal Charles Pingle 1920–1922
United Farmers Oran McPherson 1922–1926
United Farmers George Johnston 1926–1936
  Social Credit Nathan Eldon Tanner 1936–1937
  Social Credit Peter Dawson 1937–1963
  Social Credit Arthur J. Dixon 1963–1972
  Progressive Conservative Gerard Amerongen 1972–1986
  Progressive Conservative David J. Carter 1986–1993
  Progressive Conservative Stanley Schumacher 1993–1997
  Progressive Conservative Ken Kowalski 1997–2012
  Progressive Conservative Gene Zwozdesky 2012–2015
  New Democratic Bob Wanner 2015–2019
  United Conservative Nathan Cooper 2019–Present

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Order of precedence
Preceded by
Former Premiers of Alberta
Order of precedence in Alberta Succeeded by
Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to Canada