|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Sherwood Park|
Assumed office |
May 5, 2015
|Preceded by||Cathy Olesen|
1952 (age 65–66)|
|Political party||Alberta New Democratic Party|
|Residence||Sherwood Park, Alberta|
|Occupation||Social worker, Community planner|
Annie Jeanne Francoise McKitrick (born 1952) is a Canadian politician who was elected in the Alberta general election, 2015 to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Sherwood Park. On October 17, 2017 she was sworn in as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Education.
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.
2015 general election
|Alberta general election, 2015: Sherwood Park|
|New Democratic||Annie McKitrick||11,365||52.05||+45.74|
|Progressive Conservative||Cathy Olesen||5,655||25.90||-19.72|
|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|
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