Member of Parliament
Before entering politics, LaVar worked in human resources with Alberta Gas Chemicals, Novacor and Methanex. He also managed his own consulting company, Solution Source.
He was a Special Assistant to The Honourable Monte Solberg, former Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development.
LaVar was elected to the House of Commons in 2008, and sits on the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food and the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security.