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MLA: Dr. Andrew Weaver – Oak Bay Gordon Head

Friday, December 11, 2015

Father, we are grateful for the members of our Legislature that You have in place. We pray today for MLA: Dr. Andrew Weaver that You would direct his path to those people, places and issues where he can be the most effective. May You continue to fill his life with joy, health, productivity and relationship. Provide him with renewed encouragement this Spring from his staff, friends and family. Thank You, Father, for Your many blessings. Amen!

Dr. Andrew Weaver was elected as MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head on May 14, 2013.

Prior to his election, he held the Canada Research Chair in climate modeling and analysis in the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences at the University of Victoria.

Dr. Weaver is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS), the American Meteorological Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. In 2008, he was appointed to the order of British Columbia. Dr. Weaver has served on numerous national and international committees. He was a Lead Author in the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th scientific assessments.

Community service has long been a part of Dr. Weaver’s life. He created the school-based Weather Station Network involving the installation of weather stations at schools throughout Vancouver Island. He enjoys coaching soccer and has served on community boards such as the CRD Roundtable on the Environment and the Victoria Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils.