Jacquie Fenske

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Jacquie Fenske
MLA
Member of the Alberta Legislative Assembly
for Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville
Incumbent
Assumed office
April 23, 2012
Preceded by Ed Stelmach
Strathcona County Councillor for Ward 5
In office
October 26, 2004[1] – May 2012
Preceded by Bob Weller[2]
Succeeded by Clinton Alexander[3]
In office
1995[4] – 1998[4]
Preceded by new ward
Succeeded by Bob Weller[4]
Personal details
Political party Progressive Conservative
Alma mater University of Alberta[5]
Website Official website

Jacquie Fenske MLA, is a politician in Alberta, Canada. She served on Strathcona County Council from 1995 to 1998, and again from 2004 to 2012. Fenske then went into provincial politics, and has represented Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville since the 2012 provincial election.

Political career[edit]

Jacquie Fenske successfully ran for County councillor, in the new Ward 5, in 1995. After a six year hiatus she became councillor again for the ward in 2004. Fenske was acclaimed in 2007, and 2010. She unsuccessfully ran for the Conservative Party of Canada nomination for Edmonton—Sherwood Park, prior to the 2008 federal election;[6] Tim Uppal was nominated and won.

On April 23, 2012, with Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville MLA and former Premier Ed Stelmach retiring, Fenske won the Fort Saskatchewan-Vegreville riding for the Progressive Conservative (PC) Party.

2012 Alberta general election Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
     Progressive Conservative Jacquie Fenske 8,366 % *
     Wildrose Shannon Stubbs 5,800 % *
     NDP Chris Fulmer 1,556 % *
     Liberal Spencer Dunn 845 % *
Evergreen Matt Levicki 229 % *
     Independent Peter Schneider 180 % %
Total ' 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined '
Eligible Electors
     Swing %

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Minutes of the Organizational Meeting of the Council". Strathcona County. November 9, 2004. Retrieved April 23, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the Council". Strathcona County. October 26, 2004. Retrieved April 23, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Ward 5 By-election results". June 25, 2012. Retrieved July 28, 2012. 
  4. ^ a b c "Past Councils". Strathcona County. February 23, 2010. Retrieved April 23, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Ward 5, Councillor Jacquie Fenske". Strathcona County. December 21, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Uppal wins Conservative nomination for Edm-Sh. Pk.". The Sherwood Park News. Retrieved April 23, 2012.