Lord, I thank you for Ms. Rakhi Pancholi and her service to our province. I pray that she would lean on you for understanding and guidance in her community of Edmonton-Whitemud, as she strives to improve resources. Help her to use her legal experience with students to better our province and to lead by example in her roles. Bless her family and keep them safe in the coming months. This I pray in Jesus name, Amen……..
Rakhi Pancholi was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of Edmonton-Whitemud, on April 16, 2019. Prior to serving, Ms. Pancholi was a practising lawyer in Edmonton with a focus on labour/employment and education law. She has experience working with the Alberta School Boards Association and was a senior legislative consultant for Alberta Education. Ms. Pancholi has been very involved in volunteer organizations, including ParityYEG, the Canadian Bar Association, Humane Animal Rescue Team (HART), and the National Education Program Committee of the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF). She has also volunteered her services as a lawyer with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre. She and her husband, Owen, are raising their two young children in sou, wh Edmonton. Big advocates of animal rescue and adoption, they currently own two large rescue dogs.