Inspired by Grant Notley’s leadership, Leo has been a dedicated NDP member since the early 1980’s. A former NDP MLA, Leo brings to the team historical deep rooted NDP experience along with his principled approach. Leo supported Premier Notley’s leadership bid, and campaigned with his son, Colin, a new NDP MLA. In his professional life, Leo built a Cooperators Insurance agency later passed on as a family legacy, and helped pioneer francophone education and language rights in Alberta. For Leo, the math is simple: Wisdom = Knowledge + Experience, and he brings both to the table.