Janis Irwin is dedicated to making Alberta a welcoming and inclusive place for all. She has been the representative for Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood since 2019 and is currently the Critic for Women and 2SLGBTQ+ Issues.
Janis devoted over a decade to the field of education, where she worked for Alberta Education in curriculum development. She started her career working in rural Alberta as a high school teacher and vice-principal.
Born and raised in Barrhead, Alberta, Janis is a high-profile champion for Albertans, and has built a reputation of being very active in the central Edmonton communities she represents.