Marie Renaud
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for St. Albert
Assumed office
May 5, 2015
Preceded byStephen Khan
Personal details
Born1964/1965 (age 56–57)
Quebec, Canada
Political partyAlberta New Democratic Party
Residence(s)Edmonton, Alberta

Marie Renaud (born 1964 or 1965) is a Canadian politician who was first elected in the 2015 Alberta general election to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of St. Albert and was re-elected on April 16, 2019.[1][2][3]

Personal life

Renaud holds a university certificate in counselling women from the Women's and Gender studies department at the University of Alberta, and a diploma in Community Disability Studies from MacEwan University.[1]

Renaud has sat on various boards, including Handicapped Housing Society of Alberta, Alberta Avenue Business Revitalization Zone and Norwood Neighborhood Association. She has also served on various committees, including the Rehabilitation Practitioner Advisory Committee for MacEwan University and the St. Albert Accessible Transportation Advisory Committee.[1]

Before being elected, Renaud worked at the Women's Economic and Business Solutions Society and seven years as an instructor at MacEwan University. Renaud also worked for Lo-Se-Ca Foundation as the Executive Director for almost 15 years.[1]

Electoral history

2019 general election

2019 Alberta general election: St. Albert
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Marie Renaud 12,336 46.2% -7.7%
United Conservative Jeff Wedman 10,682 40.0% -0.6%
Alberta Party Barry Bailey 2,817 10.6% +8.4%
Liberal Kevin McLean 317 1.2% -2.2%
Green Cameron Jefferies 229 0.9% --
  Independence Sheldon Gron 172 0.6% --
  Alberta Advantage Donald Petruka 139 0.5% --
Total valid votes 26,692
Rejected, spoiled, and declined 108 55 8
Registered electors and turnout 38,353 69.9%
New Democratic hold Swing %
"2019 Provincial General Election Results". Elections Alberta. Retrieved 2019-04-30.

2015 general election

2015 Alberta general election: St. Albert
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Marie Renaud 12,219 53.9
Progressive Conservative Stephen Khan 6,343 28.0
Wildrose Shelley Biermanski 2,854 12.6
Liberal Bill Alton 778 3.4
Alberta Party Trevor Love 492 2.2