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A leader in Alberta’s energy sector and a proud community member, Khalis Ahmed is ready to be a strong voice in Parliament for Calgary Heritage. With NDP vision and leadership, he will advocate for a fairer Canada for all.
Khalis is a Professional Geologist with two decades of experience working for major oil-and-gas companies. As a senior geoscientist, he has a strong background in project and financial management. He earned a M.Sc. from Norwegian University of Science and Technology, where he lived, worked and volunteered for four years.
Khalis gives back as an active member of professional societies and helps organize and lead sessions at industry conventions. He also taught about the oil and gas industry as an instructor at a career college.
In the community, Khalis has volunteered with various communities, helped the Red Cross fundraising efforts for the Fort McMurray wildfires, coached basketball teams, also served as vice-president of the Bangladesh Canada Association of Calgary in the past.
Khalis is a proud resident of southwest Calgary with his wife, a chartered professional accountant, and their two young children.
If elected, Khalis is dedicated to building a stronger Canada where no one is left behind—and he’s ready to help shape a more sustainable, prosperous energy future for our country.