Mr. Prasad Panda – MLA for Calgary-Foothills

Father we are grateful for MLA Ms. Brandy Payne as she serves the people of
Calgary – Acadia.  Give her Your wisdom
as she fulfills her role.  May she be
surrounded by wise counsellors that she may continue to stand out as a good
leader, excelling in her work. May she find Your presence with her and Your
goodness being poured out over her and her family.   In Your Name, Amen.
Prasad Panda was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta
in the Calgary-Foothills by-election, which was held on September 3, 2015.

He currently serves as a member of the Standing Committee on
Public Accounts. Previously Mr. Panda served as a member of the Standing
Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future.

A professional engineer by trade, he previously worked in the
energy sector for over 25 years, during which time he held management positions
with numerous private global companies.

Mr. Panda holds a bachelor of technology in mechanical
engineering from VRS College of Engineering and Technology.

He is an active member of his community, and his volunteer
experience includes serving as president of the Telugu Association of Calgary
and as the first vice-president of the India-Canada Association of Calgary.

Born in India, he has called Calgary home for over a decade. He
and his family live in the constituency of Calgary-Foothills.