Ms. Marie Renaud – MLA for St. Albert

Father
God, it is our prayer today for MLA Ms. Marie Renaud as she serves in the
constituency of St. Albert and in our legislature.  May You grant her a measure of wisdom and the
insight she needs as she puts plans in motion for our province.  May she also feel appreciated and know how
important her role is.  In Jesus Name,
Amen.

Marie Renaud was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta,
representing the constituency of St. Albert, on May 5, 2015.

She
currently serves as a member of the Standing Committees on Public Accounts.
Previously she served as a member of the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund
and the Select Special Ethics and Accountability Committee.

Prior
to serving with the Legislative Assembly, Ms. Renaud worked for almost 15 years
as the executive director of Lo-Se-Ca Foundation, a nonprofit organization that
provides residential and day supports to adults with developmental
disabilities. Prior to this, she spent two years at the Women’s Economic and
Business Solutions Society and seven years as an instructor at MacEwan
University.

She
also devoted her time to various boards and committees. Besides serving as
board chair for the Handicapped Housing Society of Alberta, she was a member of
the board for the Alberta Avenue Business Revitalization Zone and the Norwood
Child & Family Resource Centre. In addition, Ms. Renaud served on various
committees, including the Rehabilitation Practitioner Advisory Committee for
MacEwan University and the St. Albert Accessible Transportation Advisory
Committee. She also previously worked with the Edmonton Council of Service
Providers.

Ms.
Renaud holds a university certificate in counselling women from the women’s and
gender studies department at the University of Alberta and a diploma in
community disability studies from MacEwan University.

She
was named one of Edmonton’s top 100 women in business by the University of
Alberta’s Wanderer
magazine
 in 2014, and she received a Prime Minister’s
volunteer award for social innovation in the prairies region in 2012.