MLA Linda Johnson, Calgary-Glenmore

Lord,
we thank you for the strength that you have provided MLA Linda Johnson and the
character she demonstrates making complex decision in her everyday work. We ask
that you would continue to strengthen her for the tasks ahead and the decisions
she makes that will affect the people of this province We pray, Amen.

Linda Johnson was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Glenmore on April 23, 2012. She was appointed deputy chair of the
Standing Committee on Private Bills on May 24, 2012 and also serves as a member
of the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship and the Select Special
Conflicts of Interest Act Review Committee.

Previously she has served as a member on the following committees:

  • Standing Committee on
    Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing Committee on
    Families and Communities

Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Ms. Johnson attended Saint Mary’s
University, where she received a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1979.

Ms. Johnson has extensive experience in business environments, having
worked in oil and gas, direct marketing and the automotive industry. During
high school, she became involved in politics and was a volunteer in successful
provincial and federal campaigns. From 2007 until 2010 Ms. Johnson was the
Southern Alberta Field Director for the Progressive Conservative Party of
Alberta. During this tenure she worked with MLAs and volunteers across Calgary
and southern Alberta and enhanced her knowledge of party operations and
government.

A proud and active member of her church and community, Ms. Johnson
continues to provide support whenever possible.

Ms. Johnson, her husband, Al and their three
children have lived in southwest Calgary since 1986.

March 18, 2013