Warren Kaeding was first elected as the MLA for Melville-Saltcoats in the 2016 provincial election. He was re-elected in 2020.
Warren received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from the University of Saskatchewan in 1985 and worked as a territory manager for Hoechst AG from 1986-1996. From 1986-2011, Warren was also owner/operator of Wagon Wheel Seed Corporation.
Warren has served as the Executive Director for the Sask Farm Stewardship Association, Advisor to the Agriculture Development Fund, Crop Inspector with Maxcor Ventures, and Business Development Rep for Input Capital. In addition to his busy professional life, Warren was involved in his community as Chair of the local economic development board, elder in his church, is a member of the Lions Club, and an official with local minor hockey and baseball.
Warren has worked as a Legislative Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture (irrigation expansion), as well as a Legislative Secretary to the Minister responsible for SaskTel (cellular coverage and internet coverage).
He has served as a member of the Standing Committee on Crown and Central Agencies, the Public Accounts Committee, the Standing Committee on the Economy. Warren has also served on the Treasury Board and the caucus Legislation and Regulation Review Committee.
In Cabinet, Warren has served the province as the Minister of Environment, and Minister of Government Relations and Minister of First Nations, Metis and Northern Affairs. He has also served as Minister Responsible for Rural and Remote Health as well as Seniors.
Warren and his wife Carla have two adult sons.