Denise Woollard

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Denise Woollard
Denise Woollard 2015.jpg
Woollard in May 2015
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Edmonton-Mill Creek
In office
May 5, 2015 – March 19, 2019
Preceded byGene Zwozdesky
Personal details
Born1946/1947 (age 72–73)
Political partyAlberta New Democratic Party
ResidenceEdmonton, Alberta
Occupationuniversity facilitator, teacher, school psychologist

Denise K. Woollard (born 1946) is a Canadian politician who was elected in the Alberta general election, 2015 to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-Mill Creek.[1][2] On the May 5, 2015 election, she defeated incumbent Progressive Conservative MLA and Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Gene Zwozdesky.

Electoral history[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012: Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Mike Allen 3,609 48.99 -14.42
Wildrose Guy Boutilier 3,164 42.95
New Democratic Denise Woollard 372 5.05 -2.67
Liberal Amy McBain 222 3.01 -21.66
Total valid votes 7,367
Spoiled, declined, and rejected 87
Registered electors / Turnout 21,843 34.13 +14.29
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -28.69
Source(s)
Elections Alberta. "Electoral Division Results: Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo". Retrieved June 21, 2018.

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015: Edmonton-Mill Creek
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Denise Woollard 9,025 55.9
Progressive Conservative Gene Zwozdesky 3,848 23.9
Liberal Harpreet Gill 1,896 11.8
Wildrose Saqib Raja 1,365 8.5
Total 16,134

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