Mr. Michael Connolly – MLA for Calgary-Hawkwood

Lord, we pray today for Mr. Michael Connolly, MLA to the constituency of
Calgary – Hawkwood. Thank you for the care he demonstrates for the people he
serves. Make him aware of needs that require addressing and also make him aware
of resources and solutions to take care of those needs. We thank you that you
are a God who cares for us and will demonstrate to Mr. Connolly that you
provide the strength and wisdom to carry out his role effectively. Amen

Michael Connolly was elected as the Member of the Legislative
Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-Hawkwood on May 5, 2015.

He currently serves as deputy chair of the Standing Committee on
Private Bills, as a member of the Standing Committee on Legislative Offices and
the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future.

Mr. Connolly attended the University of Ottawa to study history
and political science in the French immersion program focusing on European
integration, Euro-scepticism, and Scottish politics and nationalism. He gained
valuable experience while completing an internship with an office of a Member
of Parliament. During this time he helped to organize a forum for young women
leaders from all over Canada.

Previously, Mr. Connolly also worked in the retail and
hospitality industries.