Drayton Valley-Devon

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Drayton Valley-Devon
Alberta electoral district
DraytonValleyDevon in Alberta.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
Mark Smith
United Conservative
District created 2010
First contested 2012
Last contested 2015

Drayton Valley-Devon is a provincial electoral district in central Alberta, Canada. The district was created in the 2010 boundary redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first past the post voting system.


The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created from the old electoral district of Drayton Valley-Calmar which was expanded east into land that was part of the Leduc-Beaumont-Devon riding to include the town of Devon[1]

Boundary history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Drayton Valley-Devon
Assembly Years Member Party
See Drayton Valley-Calmar 1993-2012
28th 2012-2015 Diana McQueen Progressive Conservative
29th 2015–2017 Mark Smith Wildrose
2017- United Conservative

Electoral history[edit]

The electoral district and its antecedent has been electing Progressive Conservative MLAs with solid majorities going back to the 1970s. The current incumbent is Diana McQueen who is a cabinet minister in the Allison Redford government.


2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Diana McQueen 7,358 51.68%
Wildrose Dean Shular 5,462 38.36%
New Democratic Doris Bannister 879 6.17%
Liberal Chantel Lillycrop 538 3.78%

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes %
Wildrose Mark Smith 6,281 37.0%
Progressive Conservative Diana McQueen 5,181 30.5%
New Democratic Katherine Swampy 4,816 28.4%
Alberta Party Connie Jensen 416 2.5%
Green Jennifer Roach 276 1.6%

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

Student vote results[edit]

2012 election[edit]

Registered Schools[2][edit]

Please note: Only schools registered under Drayton Valley-Devon have been included, as some schools within jurisdiction are registered in other ridings.

  • New Humble Centre School
  • Calmar Secondary School


  • Riverview Middle School
  • John Maland High School
  • Devon Christian School

Drayton Valley

  • Aurora Elementary School
  • Drayton Christian School
  • H.W. Pickup Junior High School
  • Holy Trinity Academy
  • St. Anthony School


  • Falun School

Pigeon Lake

  • Pigeon Lake Regional School


  • Thorsby Elementary School
  • Thorsby Junior/Senior High School


  • Warburg School


  • Winfield School


2012 Alberta Student Vote results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Diana McQueen 579 43.05%
Wildrose Dean Shular 367 27.29%
  Liberal Chantel Lillycrop 253 18.81%
  NDP Doris Bannister 146 10.86%
Total 1345 100%


  1. ^ "Proposed Electoral Division Areas, Boundaries, and Names for Alberta" (PDF). Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission. June 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 27, 2011. Retrieved January 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ http://www.studentvote.ca/ab2012/ Alberta Election Student Vote Registration

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