MLA Rachel Notley, Edmonton-Strathcona

Dear Jesus, we pray for the Leader of the Opposition Rachel Notley this day and ask that she carry out her duties in this position in a constructive manner for the good of all Albertans. Lord, may you direct her thoughts and her paths as she serves the people of Edmonton-Strathcona. Father watch over her, her husband Lou and their children, Ethan and Sophie. In Jesus’ name. Amen………

Rachel Notley was elected to represent Edmonton-Strathcona in 2008, 2012, 2015 and again in 2019. She was sworn in as the province’s 17th Premier on May 24, 2015, a position she held until the 2019 election. She grew up in Fairview, Alberta, and is the daughter of former Alberta ND leader Grant Notley. Rachel holds a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Alberta, and a law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School. She has worked for a variety of labour unions in both Alberta and British Columbia and served as a ministerial advisor to British Columbia’s Attorney General in the 1990s. Rachel’s work during her legal career focused on labour law, workers’ compensation advocacy and workplace health and safety issues. Rachel lives in Edmonton with her husband Lou and their two children.