MLA Rachel Notley, Edmonton-Strathcona

Heavenly
Father I pray your blessing on Rachel Notley as she serves in
Edmonton-Strathcona.  I pray for a new
joy for her as she serves her constituents and fellow Albertans.  Give her your insights on how to solve the
problems she sees in her position I pray in Jesus name.
Ms. Notley was elected to her second term as a Member of the Legislative
Assembly for Edmonton-Strathcona on April 23, 2012.
She currently serves on the following committees:
  • Standing
    Committee on Private Bills
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Families and Communities
  • Select
    Special Conflicts of Interest Act Review Committee
Previously, Ms. Notley has served on the following committees:
  • Select
    Special Information and Privacy Commissioner Search
  • Standing
    Committee on Legislative Offices
  • Standing
    Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing
  • Standing
    Committee on Health and Safety
  • Standing
    Committee on Education
  • Standing
    Committee on Public Safety and Services
  • Standing
    Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund
  • Select
    Special Auditor General Search Committee
  • Ethics
    Commissioner Search Committee
Ms. Notley holds a bachelor of arts degree with honours in political
science from the University of Alberta and a law degree from Osgoode Hall Law
School in Toronto.

Prior to serving as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, Ms. Notley was
an Edmonton-based labour lawyer working as a labour relations officer for the
United Nurses of Alberta. During her career, she worked in British Columbia as
an occupational health and safety specialist, injured workers’ advocate and as
a ministerial assistant to the Attorney General.

Active in her community, Ms. Notley is a member of the Strathcona
Community League Civics Committee. She has also been active with Friends of
Medicare in Edmonton and with Moms on the Move in Vancouver, an organization
that advocates for the rights of special-needs children. She is also a past
board member of Vancouver Community College.

Ms. Notley lives in Strathcona with her husband, Lou, and their two children.

March 18, 2013