Danielle Chartier

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Danielle Chartier
Member of the Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly
for Saskatoon Riversdale
Assumed office
September 21, 2009
Preceded by Lorne Calvert
Personal details
Political party New Democrat

Danielle Chartier is a Canadian politician. She was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan in a by-election on September 21, 2009, representing the electoral district of Saskatoon Riversdale as a member of the Saskatchewan New Democratic Party.[1] She was reelected in the 2011 and 2016 provincial elections.

She is a third-generation resident of the Saskatoon Riversdale constituency.

Originally trained as a journalist, she has worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in Moose Jaw and Saskatoon, as well as weekly newspapers and monthly magazines.

After obtaining a Bachelor of Social Work degree from the University of Regina, she worked for the Saskatchewan Department of Labour’s Work and Family Unit for nearly three years. Currently she is completing a Master of Public Administration degree through the Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy.

She has also worked on projects for a number of community organizations including the Saskatchewan Association for Community Living, Catholic Family Services of Saskatoon and the Children’s Discovery Museum on the Saskatchewan.

She has two daughters.[2]


  1. ^ "NDP sweeps Sask. byelections". CBC News. September 22, 2009. Retrieved 2015-12-02. 
  2. ^ http://www.ndpcaucus.sk.ca/chartier