Ms. Sandra Jansen – MLA for Calgary-North West

Heavenly Father we thank You for MLA Ms. Sandra Jensen, and the constituency
she serves in Calgary – North West.  We
ask that You would give her wisdom as she serves on boards and committees in
both her community and with her colleagues in the Legislature.  We pray that she would know what steps to
take and what she should do as she seeks to serve the interests and needs of
all Albertans.  May she be blessed with
strength and vitality.  In Jesus Name,

Sandra Jansen was elected to her second term as the
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Calgary-North West on May 5, 2015.

She currently serves as a member of the Standing
Committee on Families and Communities.

She previously served as Associate Minister of
Family and Community Safety and as a member of the following committees:
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Accounts
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Families and Communities
  • Select
    Special Ethics and Accountability Committee
  • Standing
    Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future
She also served as Deputy Government Whip, chair of
the Calgary caucus and co-chair of the Alberta Film Advisory Council.

Ms. Jansen earned a broadcasting diploma from the
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and later studied French at McGill
University. She also holds a master’s degree in professional communications
from Royal Roads University. Ms. Jansen is an experienced journalist, having
spent 23 years in the field, including 10 years as a national news anchor at
CTV News Channel in Toronto. She also hosted the City TV Calgary show Your City
from 2007 to 2010. Ms. Jansen later served as Premier Alison Redford’s southern
Alberta communications manager from October 2011 to March 2012.

A passionate advocate and dedicated volunteer, over
the years she has been a spokesperson and a volunteer for the United Way,
Calgary Health Trust, and Ronald McDonald House and a board member at the
Calgary Girls’ School. Ms. Jansen is an acrylic artist and has donated more
than 50 paintings to various charities in the Calgary area.