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MLA: Kathy Corrigan – Burnaby-Deer Lake

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Lord, we lift up Kathy Corrigan, MLA for Burnaby-Deer Lake.  We thank you for her years of dedicated service to children.  We ask for your blessing upon her as she serves her constituents and our province.  Grant her wisdom and clarity in all the committee’s and sub-committees she serves on and that the families of BC would be mightily impacted by the ideas and strategies she brings forward.  We pray blessing over her marriage and children in Jesus’ name, Amen.

Kathy Corrigan was first elected MLA for Burnaby-Deer Lake in 2009 and re-elected in May 2013.

She serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Advanced Education.

A strong advocate for public education, Kathy served three terms on the Burnaby Board of Education (1999-2008) and was board chair in 2007 and 2008. She has served on numerous district committees and was also a member of the B.C. School Trustees’ Provincial Council.

Kathy is a lawyer and public policy researcher by profession. She has also edited a legal journal and has written about privatization and trade agreements.

As a longtime community volunteer, Kathy has served on parent advisory committees, the Burnaby Minor Hockey Association, the Burnaby and New Westminster Ringette Association, the Lakeside Advisory Board and other organizations.

She and husband Derek Corrigan have lived in Burnaby since 1977. They have four grown children.