Michaela Glasgo was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of Brooks-Medicine Hat, on April 16, 2019. She is currently a member of the Standing Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, the Standing Committee on Families and Communities, and the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public Bills.
Prior to her election as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta Ms. Glasgo was the owner and chief consultant of a strategic consulting agency. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Lethbridge.
Ms. Glasgo initiated petition E-1310 calling on the government of Canada to recognize Female Genital Mutilation as a barbaric cultural practice, which was tabled in the House of Commons in February 2018. She also provided witness testimony before the Status of Women Committee in Ottawa in June of 2018.
Ms. Glasgo is a resident of Medicine Hat, her great-great-uncle James Thomas Milton Anderson was the Premier of Saskatchewan from 1929 to 1934.