Father today we thank you for the Honourable Rajan Sawhney as we lift her up to your throne room in prayer. We thank you for her great gift of leadership and ask that you would continue to bring order and efficiency through her life as she releases this gift. We ask that you would grant her an increase of wisdom and for the ability to see into situations with greater clarity. Today we declare your protection and blessing upon the Honourable Rajan Sawhney, her husband, her marriage, and family today in Jesus’ name. Amen.
Minister Sawhney was elected on April 16, 2019, as the MLA for Calgary-North East and is the Minister of Transportation. Sawhney is a mother of four, an activist, and a senior professional in the Oil and Gas industry. Born and raised in NE Calgary, Sawhney is a first generation Canadian whose parents who immigrated from India. Rajan attended the University of Calgary, earning a degree in Economics and Political Science and an MBA. Sawhney has worked in the oil patch for over twenty years in a variety of roles in economics and business development. Prior to her election, she served as the Vice President of Business Development for Fracture Modeling Inc. As a volunteer, she has played a key role in leadership with several non-profit organizations. Rajan was recognized as a Community Builder by the YWCA for Canada 150.