MLA: Jane Jae Kyung Shin – Burnaby-Lougheed
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Father, as we pray for MLA. Jane Shin, we are grateful for her international experience, as well as her many years of service in the field of medicine, education and business. Deepen her trust in You to lead & direct her in these areas of her expertise. May Your will be done in her life and in her work. Bless her with joy and health. Keep her safe, and grant her a fun refreshing summer. In Jesus name. 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.