Linda Johnson (politician)
|MLA for Calgary-Glenmore|
April 23, 2012 – May 5, 2015
|Preceded by||Paul Hinman|
|Succeeded by||Anam Kazim|
|Born||1958/1959 (age 59–60)|
Halifax, Nova Scotia
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
Linda Johnson (born c. 1959) is a Canadian politician who was an elected member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the electoral district of Calgary-Glenmore, from 2012 to 2015.
Her interest in politics began during her high school days when she became active with the Progressive Conservative party. Her first involvement was as a volunteer for former MLA Dennis Anderson. She worked in Ottawa as an assistant to Harvie Andre, MP for Calgary-Centre. She returned to Calgary becoming constituency assistant for Jim Hawkes, MP for Calgary-West.
|Alberta general election, 2015: Calgary-Glenmore|
|New Democratic||Anam Kazim||7,021||33.2|
|Progressive Conservative||Linda Johnson||7,015||33.2|
|Alberta Party||Terry Lo||719||3.4|
|Total valid votes||21,158||100.0|
|Rejected, spoiled and declined||134|
|Source: Elections Alberta|
|Alberta general election, 2012: Calgary-Glenmore|
|Progressive Conservative||Linda Johnson||8,408||48.95%|
|New Democratic||Richard Collier||1,071||6.23%|
- Van, Jason (2012-04-25). "Selling Tupperware helped Linda Johnson gain success in Calgary-Glenmore". Canada.com. Retrieved 2015-03-08.
- Alberta Election 2012: Riding-by-riding results Archived 2012-05-30 at the Wayback Machine. The Globe and Mail, April 23, 2012.
- "Legislative Assembly of Alberta". assembly.ab.ca. Retrieved 8 March 2015.
- "2015 Provincial General Election Results". Elections Alberta. Archived from the original on 2017-07-30. Retrieved 2017-07-30.
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