PHOTO GALLERY

In the Community

Laying a wreath at the St. Albert Cenotaph as part of the 2016 Remembrance Day ceremonyLaying a wreath at the St. Albert Cenotaph as part of the 2016 Remembrance Day ceremony.
I attended the kickoff of the 7th annual St. Albert Firefighters Rooftop Campout in Support of Muscular Dystrophy. St. Albert Firefighters raised a total of $48,956 for the causeI attended the kickoff of the 7th annual St. Albert Firefighters Rooftop Campout in Support of Muscular Dystrophy. St. Albert Firefighters raised a total of $48,956 for the cause.
I was pleased to welcome 40 new Canadians at a Citizenship Ceremony in St. AlbertI was pleased to welcome 40 new Canadians at a Citizenship Ceremony in St. Albert.
Touring the soon-to-be completed first phase of the Sturgeon Refinery with Sturgeon Mayor Tom Flynn and MP Ziad AboultaifTouring the soon-to-be completed first phase of the Sturgeon Refinery with Sturgeon Mayor Tom Flynn and MP Ziad Aboultaif.
I, along with Alberta Conservative MP colleagues, joined Shelly MacInnis – Wynn before the House voted on second reading of Wynn`s Law.I, along with Alberta Conservative MP colleagues, joined Shelly MacInnis – Wynn before the House voted on second reading of Wynn`s Law.
With residents at the Akinsdale Gardens Block PartyWith residents at the Akinsdale Gardens Block Party.
Attending the unveiling of a Monument at Holy Cross Cemetery to recognize the service and sacrifice of Polish veterans who fought valiantly in World War IIAttending the unveiling of a Monument at Holy Cross Cemetery to recognize the service and sacrifice of Polish veterans who fought valiantly in World War II.
Joined the Filipino community at the Feast of Lady of Penafrancia hosted by the United Bicolano AssociationJoined the Filipino community at the Feast of Lady of Penafrancia hosted by the United Bicolano Association.
With Rona Ambrose and MP Kerry Diotte at the Northlands shelter for Ft. McMurray evacuees.With Rona Ambrose and MP Kerry Diotte at the Northlands shelter for Ft. McMurray evacuees.
Lending Support to the #FeedTheFort initiative.Lending Support to the #FeedTheFort initiative.
I was pleased to host a well-attended townhall on Physician-assisted-dying. A very respectful dialogue on a highly sensitive issue.I was pleased to host a well-attended townhall on Physician-assisted-dying. A very respectful dialogue on a highly sensitive issue.
Bringing greetings at the St. Albert & District Chamber of Commerce Lifestyle Expo.Bringing greetings at the St. Albert & District Chamber of Commerce Lifestyle Expo.
With Rona Ambrose and MP Matt Jeneroux at a breakfast fundraiser for Ft. McMurray evacuees.With Rona Ambrose and MP Matt Jeneroux at a breakfast fundraiser for Ft. McMurray evacuees.
With Karl Weidle, President of the Victoria Soccer Club for 50+ years.
Visiting with seniors at the Tuoi Hac Golden Age Manor in northwest Edmonton.Visiting with seniors at the Tuoi Hac Golden Age Manor in northwest Edmonton.
With Gitane De Silva, Alberta`s Trade Representative in Washington, D.C.With Gitane De Silva, Alberta`s Trade Representative in Washington, D.C.
Talking to students at Sturgeon Heights School about being aaMP.Talking to students at Sturgeon Heights School about being a MP.
With Paul Kane student Liam Kachkar. Liam was in Ottawa as part of the Encounters with Canada program.With Paul Kane student Liam Kachkar. Liam was in Ottawa as part of the Encounters with Canada program.
Participating in a townhall to hear from constituents about the potential closure of the Perron Street post office.Participating in a townhall to hear from constituents about the potential closure of the Perron Street post office.
With Master Lam at the Truc Lam Monastery for the Tet New Years’ celebration.With Master Lam at the Truc Lam Monastery for the Tet New Years’ celebration.
With St. Albert`s own, Mark Messier at Rogers Hometown Hockey held in St. Albert.With St. Albert`s own, Mark Messier at Rogers Hometown Hockey held in St. Albert.
Addressing members of the St. Albert & District Chamber of Commerce about federal issues.Addressing members of the St. Albert & District Chamber of Commerce about federal issues.
Michael with the Hometown Hockey MascotMichael with the Hometown Hockey Mascot
Michael and-Ron MacleanMichael and-Ron Maclean
Reception with the Lithuanian AmbassadorReception with the Lithuanian Ambassador
With constituent Katie Fitzgerald. Katie was in Ottawa for the Forum for Young Canadians program.
Falun Gong Rally - December, 2015.
Michael with Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose.
Michael with Constituent Leo Korownyk at the Edmonton Holodomor Memorial.

Multicultural Children’s Fashion Show

multicultural-children-fashion-show4Photo by Albert J. Fernando
Photo by Albert J. Fernando
Photo by Albert J. Fernando
Photo by Albert J. Fernando

1st Annual “Meat” and Greet BBQ

Michael with colleague MP Gerard DeltellMichael with colleague MP Gerard Deltell
Michael with former St. Albert MLA Mary O’NeillMichael with former St. Albert MLA Mary O’Neill
Michael with ConstituentMichael with Constituent
Michael with Greg Schell and Councillor Wes BrodheadMichael with Greg Schell and Councillor Wes Brodhead
Michael and ConstituentMichael and Constituent
Constituent Engagement Constituent Engagement

Freedom Iran

With MP Bergen at massive gathering in Paris for Freedom for Iran.With MP Bergen at massive gathering in Paris for Freedom for Iran.
MP Cooper with MP Bergen and Honourable John Baird at massive gathering in Paris for Freedom for Iran.MP Cooper with MP Bergen and Honourable John Baird at massive gathering in Paris for Freedom for Iran.

Celebrating Canada Day 2016

Ramadan 2016

Celebrating Ramadan and breaking the fast with Imam Sherif and friends.

Celebrating Ramadan 2016
Fast breaking dinner in good company
Ramadan

Rainmaker Rodeo Parade 2016

Pleased to participate in the Rainmaker Rodeo parade. It was nice to see so many people out for the parade. Thanks to all the volunteers for making the 51st Rainmaker another success.

Pleased to participate in the Rainmaker Rodeo parade. It was nice to see so many people out for the parade. Thanks to all the volunteers for making the 51st Rainmaker another success.
Pleased to participate in the Rainmaker Rodeo parade. It was nice to see so many people out for the parade. Thanks to all the volunteers for making the 51st Rainmaker another success.
Pleased to participate in the Rainmaker Rodeo parade. It was nice to see so many people out for the parade. Thanks to all the volunteers for making the 51st Rainmaker another success.

St. Albert Farmers Market Kickoff

At the kickoff of the St. Albert Farmers Market – the largest farmers market in western Canada with 250+ vendors.

Celebrating the Lunar New Year

In February 2016, Michael attended several lunar New Year celebrations. The lunar New Year marks an important time for Chinese, Vietnamese and other Canadians to spend time with friends and family and celebrate the coming lunar year.