About - Prasad Panda, MLA
First elected in a by-election in 2015, Prasad Panda is the United Conservative MLA for Calgary Foothills. A professional engineer by trade with decades of experience working in Oil and Gas around the world, Prasad is honoured to serve as the UCP’s Energy Critic. In this role, Prasad has been at the forefront of the United Conservatives' fight to defend the Oil & Gas Industry and the thousands of Albertans who work in it. He has also worked hard to promote new pipelines to tidewater in every direction, been a forceful critic of the NDP's bungling of the electricity file, promoted growing Alberta's economy around the world, and stood firmly against the NDP's carbon tax and cap on oil sands production.