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MLA: Jane Jae Kyung Shin – Burnaby-Lougheed

Friday, January 13, 2017

Lord thank you for Jane Shin and her enthusiasm for life.  Thank You that You have given her many life and professional skills to be successful in her political role.  Fill Jane with peace, rest and Your love we pray as she goes about her day. Thank You for hearing our prayers Father, Amen.

Jane Shin was elected as the MLA for Burnaby-Lougheed in May 2013.

Jane serves as Deputy Opposition Critic for Small Business, Tourism, Arts and Culture and the Deputy Opposition Critic for Multiculturalism.

She is the first Canadian of Korean descent elected to the provincial legislature in B.C.

Jane was born in South Korea and immigrated to Canada when she was 11 years old. She has been actively involved in community service from a young age, volunteering for organizations such as Canadian Red Cross Society and the Multicultural Society of B.C. She was recognized by the City of Surrey for her work.

Jane Shin is an educator and entrepreneur with strong ties in the medical and business communities.

Jane holds a medical doctorate degree from Spartan Health Sciences University in St. Lucia. She is a healthcare educator who has taught at British Columbia Institute of Technology, Vancouver Community College and the West Coast College of Massage Therapy.

Jane is an avid fisher and environmentalist, and lives in Burnaby.