Brian Malkinson

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The Honourable
Brian Malkinson
Brian Malkinson 2015.jpg
Malkinson in May 2015
Minister of Service Alberta
Assumed office
June 18, 2018
Preceded by Stephanie McLean
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-Currie
Assumed office
May 5, 2015
Preceded by Christine Cusanelli
Personal details
Born 1985 (age 32–33)
British Columbia, Canada
Political party Alberta New Democratic Party
Residence Calgary, Alberta
Occupation Heavy equipment salesman

Brian Lawrence Malkinson (born 1985) is a Canadian politician who was elected in the Alberta general election, 2015 to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Calgary-Currie.[1][2] In 2018, he accepted the position of Minister of Service Alberta.[3]


Brian has a Bachelor of Science (programming) from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, where he also served as president and vice-president of the Interactive Arts and Technology Student Union.

29th Alberta Legislature[edit]

Legislative Committees[edit]

Malkinson currently serves as deputy chair of the Select Special Ombudsman and Public Interest Commissioner Search Committee and the Standing Committee on Legislative Offices. He also serves as a member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts and the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship. Malkinson previously served as a member of the Standing Committee on Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund.[4]

Electoral history[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012: Calgary-North West
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Sandra Jansen 7,683 51.76%
Wildrose Chris Challis 5,454 36.74%
Liberal Robert Prcic 992 6.68%
New Democratic Brian Malkinson 471 3.17%
Evergreen Bryan Hunt 140 0.94%
Alberta Party Troy Millington 103 0.69%
Alberta provincial by-election, October 27, 2014: Calgary-West
Resignation of Ken Hughes
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Mike Ellis 4,843 44.44 -5.51
Wildrose Sheila Taylor 4,528 41.55 +4.22
Liberal David Khan 926 8.50 +1.04
New Democratic Brian Malkinson 336 3.08 +0.07
Alberta Party Troy Millington 265 2.43 +1.46
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -
Elections Alberta[5]
Alberta general election, 2015: Calgary-Currie
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Brian Malkinson 7,387 39.8
Progressive Conservative Christine Cusanelli 4,577 24.7
Wildrose Terry DeVries 3,769 20.3
Liberal Shelley Wark-Martyn 1,441 7.8
Alberta Party Tony Norman 1,006 5.4
Green Nelson Berlin 373 2.0
Total valid votes 18,553
Rejected, spoiled and declined 137
Turnout 18,690 50.1
Eligible voters 37,342
Source: Elections Alberta[6]


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  3. ^ [ Calgary MLA Brian Malkinson moved up as Notley shuffles cabinet"] Calgary Herald. Retrieved 2018-07-03.
  5. ^ "Report on the October 27, 2014 By-elections" (PDF). Elections Alberta. Retrieved 19 May 2016. 
  6. ^ "2015 Provincial General Election Results". Elections Alberta. Archived from the original on 2017-07-30. Retrieved 2017-07-30.