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Annie Jeanne Francoise McKitrick (born 1952) is a Canadian politician who was elected in the 2015 Alberta general election to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Sherwood Park.[1] On October 17, 2017 she was sworn in as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Education.[2]

Annie McKitrick
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Sherwood Park
In office
May 5, 2015 – April 16, 2019
Preceded byCathy Olesen
Succeeded byJordan Walker
Personal details
Born1952 (age 66–67)
France
Political partyAlberta New Democratic Party
ResidenceSherwood Park, Alberta
OccupationSocial worker, Community planner

Ms. McKitrick, born in France, came to Canada to attend McGill University, where she obtained a bachelor of science in Ecology. Ms. McKitrick also has a master's degree in education and a diploma in public-sector management from the University of Victoria.

Ms. McKitrick worked as a researcher with a grant from the Canadian International Development Agency in Kyrgyzstan, as a co-ordinator for income generating projects in Thailand, and for a nongovernmental organization responsible for refugee and community development programs in Southeast Asia.

From 1996 until 2005 Ms. McKitrick was a school trustee and chair of the Richmond school board in Richmond, British Columbia.[3]

Electoral historyEdit

2019 general electionEdit

2019 Alberta general election: Sherwood Park
The 2019 general election will be held on April 16.
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Alberta Advantage Chris Glassford
  Independence Brian Ilkuf
New Democratic Annie McKitrick
Alberta Party Sue Timanson
United Conservative Jordan Walker
Total valid votes
Rejected, spoiled, and declined
Registered electors
Turnout

2015 general electionEdit

2015 Alberta general election: Sherwood Park
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Annie McKitrick 11,365 52.05 +45.74
Progressive Conservative Cathy Olesen 5,655 25.90 -19.72
Wildrose Linda Osinchuk 4,815 22.05 -8.97
Total valid votes 21,835
Rejected, spoiled, and declined 143
Registered electors / Turnout 33,048 66.50 +3.76
New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +32.73
Source(s)
Elections Alberta. "Electoral Division Results: Sherwood Park". Retrieved July 9, 2018.

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