Carla Beck was first elected in 2016 as the MLA for Regina Lakeview. She serves as the Opposition Caucus Chair and is the critic for Education, Early Learning, and Childcare, and the critic for Labour.
Prior to entering politics, Carla was the assistant executive director at a local women's shelter. A registered social worker, she has over 20 years’ experience in that field, including work with Dales House, the Paul Dojack Centre, and the Regina General Hospital’s Women and Children’s Team.
In 2009, Carla was elected as the Trustee for Subdivision 5 on Regina Public School Board and was subsequently re-elected for a second term.
Carla grew up on a mixed farm near Lang, SK. For most of her life, Carla has been an active volunteer and leader in the community including work with the Sask. Abilities Council, Saskatchewan Coalition Against Racism, Saskatchewan Action Committee—Status of Women, Camp Easter Seal, Autism Resource Centre, the help line at Regina Sexual Assault Centre, MS Society, Cathedral Village Arts Festival, Cathedral Area Community Association, soccer, softball, baseball, hockey, and FADA Dance.
Carla is married to Guy Marsden. They have made the Cathedral area of Regina their home, together with their three children, Hannah, Nolan, and Maya, for the last 20 years.