MLA Bruce Hinkley was a small business owner and operator and worked as a classroom teacher and as an administrator for over 30 years. He also served as an executive director for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Wetaskiwin from 1986 to 1991.
MLA Hinkley has a Master's in Education from the University of Alberta and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Calgary.
In addition to his duties as the MLA for Wetaskiwin-Camrose he is also a member of the Standing Committee on Private Bills and the Standing Committee on Families and Communities.
He and his family reside in rural Wetaskiwin.