Ms. Karen McPherson – MLA for Calgary-Mackay-Nose Hill

Lord, we pray today for Ms. Karen McPherson, MLA for Calgary-MacKay-Nose Hill,
that she may continue to be a good representative for her riding. Pour out your
wisdom on her and give strength. May she always show kindness and have
compassion for those she is serving. Let her feel your love and may she know
you are with her in everything she does and wherever she goes, especially
during the most challenging of days. Amen

Karen McPherson was elected to the Legislative Assembly of
Alberta, representing the constituency of Calgary-Mackay-Nose Hill, on May 5,

She currently serves as chair of the Standing Committee on
Private Bills, as a member of the Standing Committee on Privileges and
Elections, Standing Orders and Printing as well as a member of the Standing
Committee on Families and Communities.

Before being elected, Ms. McPherson’s career spanned roles as
varied as Collaboration Analyst, Collaboration and E-mail Architect and
Manager, Business Continuity Consultant and Business Analyst in Canada, the
United Kingdom and the United States, in industries such as Chemicals,
Manufacturing and for more than 20 years, in Oil and Gas.

As part of her commitment to contributing to the community Ms.
McPherson has served as Secretary for Old Colony Habitat for Humanity in
Norton, Massachusetts, a wrangler when Calgary hosted the Juno Awards in 2008 and
a judge of the Calgary Youth Science Fair for seven years.

Ms. McPherson has two grown children, a small grouchy dog and
enjoys travelling to learn about the world we live in.