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MLA Nagwan Al-Guneid, Edmonton-West Henday

Heavenly Father, please hear my prayer for Ms. Nagwan Al-Guneid. Thank you so much father, for Nagwan and her service in the province of Alberta and locally in the Calgary-Glenmore area. I pray that you would guide Nagwan and bless her with wisdom and discernment in using her expertise in sustainable energy development. Thank you for equipping her for this time and place, help Ms. Al-Guneid to use her unique skills for your glory. Be a real and continual presence in her life. Keep her and her family safe and healthy this year. In Jesus name I pray, amen.

 

Nagwan Al-Guneid was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly for Calgary-Glenmore on May 29, 2023. Before being elected, Ms. Al-Guneid was the director of Business Renewables Centre Canada. Prior to that, she held various roles at Energy Futures Lab, TotalEnergies, and the University of Calgary between 2006 and 2020. She has received several awards for her excellence in business, including the Top 50 Business Changemakers in Canada (Globe and Mail), Top 40 under 40 (Avenue Magazine Calgary), and the 2020 Young Women in Energy award (Young Women in Energy). Ms. Al-Guneid has been very active in her community, most recently as a cofounder and board member of the Next 30 initiative. She was also a public member of the City of Calgary’s Biodiversity Advisory Committee, president of Ask Her YYC and a volunteer with new refugees for the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society. Born in Ta’iz, Yemen, Ms. Al-Guneid now lives in Calgary and enjoys biking with her children, hiking in Alberta’s glorious Rocky Mountains, listening to music and reading. She loves watching sports, as she grew up playing soccer, badminton, volleyball and handball.