MLA Greg Kyllo, Shuswap
Monday, August 28, 2017
Our prayers go out to MLA Greg Kyllo , as he continues to serve faithfully in the legislature. Help him draw on the sufficiency of Your grace, in the work You have called him to, be effective and lasting, according to Your will. May the blessing of health, safety and happiness be with him and his family, as we give thanks for the many sacrifices they make daily. In the blessed name of Jesus. Amen.
Greg Kyllo was elected as the MLA for Shuswap in 2013 and re-elected in 2017. Greg is the Parliamentary Secretary for the BC Jobs Plan to the Minister of Jobs, Tourism, and Skills Training, and a member of Treasury Board, Cabinet Committee on Core Review, Cabinet Committee on Strong Economy, Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts and the Premier’s Priority and Planning Committee.
Prior to being elected as MLA, Greg was the President and CEO of Twin Anchors Marine/TA Structures for 24 years.
His interest in politics began after watching his father, an active member in local politics, serve as both councillor and mayor of Taylor. Greg sat on the Sicamous District Council in 2011 and was appointed deputy mayor. He was also the chair of the Finance Committee and served on the Sicamous Economic Development Board.
Greg was born in Fort St. John, living in the community of Taylor before settling in Sicamous in 1978. He attended Parkview Elementary and Eagle River Secondary in Sicamous before continuing his studies at Okanagan College in Salmon Arm.
Greg and his wife Georgina continue to make Sicamous their home. They have four daughters and six grandchildren.