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
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–present Mark Smith Wildrose

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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