MLA Rod Loyola, Edmonton-Ellerslie

Lord Jesus, I bring Mr. Rod Loyola to you in prayer. Thank you so much for Rod and his service in the community of Edmonton-Ellerslie. Give Rod strength as he fights for equality and against racism in our communities. I pray for peace and wisdom for Rod and that he would be open to your gentle leading in his life. Help him to use his expertise, background and talents according to your will. Keep him and his family safe and in your hands this year. In Jesus name I pray, amen. 

Rod Loyola was elected in 2015 and again on April 16, 2019. He currently serves as a member of the Standing Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing and the Standing Committee on Resource Stewardship. Prior to being elected, Loyola was heavily involved with the University of Alberta, first having completed a bachelor of arts in 1999, later becoming employed as an academic program coordinator and student adviser for University of Alberta International. He was then elected President of the Non-Academic Staff Association union. Loyola’s volunteer and community involvement includes serving in various roles for the Knottwood Community League, as well as on the Post-Secondary Education Task Force for Public Interest Alberta, and on the board of Friends of Medicare. Loyola currently resides in Mill Woods with his wife, Johanna, and two children.