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Mr. Craig Coolahan – MLA for Calgary-Klein

Lord God, we pray that You would be with MLA Craig Coolahan and guide him in
the many decisions he needs to make. 
Open his eyes to the many possibilities around him as he serves in his
new role in the Legislature.  Provide him
with the resources he needs to carry out his work and be successful.  Bless him as he goes through his day.  Amen. 
(Grade 6 student)

Craig Coolahan was elected as the Member of the
Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-Klein on May 5, 2015.

He currently serves as chair of the Standing
committee on Alberta’s Economic Future and as a member of the Standing
Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing.

Prior to his election Mr. Coolahan was employed as
a business representative with the United Utility Workers’ Association, where
he managed the administration of several contracts and represented hundreds of
workers in the electricity transmission industry.

Mr. Coolahan holds degrees in English and in
journalism and worked in various writing and editing capacities for nearly 15
years, including six as a technical writer for a Calgary-based utility company.

and his wife, Sarah, have two children, Mehna and Kieran.