Garfield Marks, 46, is the Green Party of Canada candidate for Red Deer.
Garfield is a Graduate from Olds College in Elevator and Warehouse Management. He is currently a production tester for Canadian Sub-Surface Energy Services. He is a former Vice President of Marketing and Sales for a company specializing in the sequestration of CO2, and former Grain Buyer for Alberta Wheat Pool
Red Deer Subdivision and Development Appeal Board Past Chairman, Member for 5 years Red Deer Municipal Planning Commission member for 6 years Former chair of various School Councils Past Chairman of Central Alberta Agricultural Advisory Council Organizer of Forum on Agriculture Organizer of Forum on Multi-Culturalism Organizer of Forum on Small Business Moderator at National Rural Conference in Quebec Past Vice President of the Liberal Party of Canada in Alberta Past Regional Vice President for the Liberal Party of Canada in Alberta Past President of the Red Deer Federal Liberal Constituency Association Past Candidate for the Alberta Liberal Party, (3 times) Past President of Red Deer South Provincial Liberal Association Past Regional Vice President for the Alberta Liberal Party Former racer and director of the Red Deer and Alberta BMX Associations Canvasser for various groups, Diabetes, Heart and Stroke,
Past Organizer for People Against Impaired Drivers
Past Member of the Tax Assessment Review Board
Former Coach of Mini Soccer
Garfield has been married for the last quarter of a century to Heather Marks and together they have raised two daughters, Amber and Celeste, and two sons, Justice and Garett.