Monte Solberg has served as the Member of Parliament for Medicine Hat since 1993. During that time he has served on numerous committees and in various critic capacities for the official opposition, including Human Resource Development, Canadian Heritage and Foreign Affairs. Monte is currently serving as the Conservative Party’s Senior Critic for Finance and is Vice Chair of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. He also serves as the Chairman of the Conservative Party Caucus Economic Sub Committee and is a member of the Priorities and Planning Committee of the Conservative Caucus.
Monte has long emphasized the need to improve Canada/US trade relations and currently sits on the executive of the Canada/US Parliamentary Association. He frequently meets with US diplomats and legislators to push for more open trade between our two countries.
Monte was born in Calgary Alberta in 1958 and was raised in Rosetown Saskatchewan. He is married to Debbie. They have two sons, Matthew and Michael. Before entering politics Monte was the General Manager of the Q Radio Group in southern Alberta. He enjoys hiking and reading.
Graduated Rosetown Composite High School 1976
Classes at the University of Saskatchewan and Athabasca University
Born in Calgary Alberta in 1958
Married to Debbie. They have two sons Matthew 1984, and Michael 1988.
First elected to Parliament in 1993.
3034 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1B 2X2