MLA: Scott Fraser – Alberni-Pacific Rim
Friday, June 17, 2016
God, we lift Alberni-Pacific Rim MLA: Scott Fraser to you with thanksgiving for his dedicated service to his community and our province. Cause his eyes to be opened in new and refreshing ways, in order that reconciliation would take place concerning all areas of aboriginal relations in the province. Draw close to Mr. Fraser and his family, and keep them safe and healthy as they go about their spring and summer activities. In Jesus’ Name we pray. Amen.
Scott Fraser was elected as the MLA for Alberni-Pacific Rim in May 2009 and re-elected in May 2013. He served as MLA for Alberni-Qualicum from May 2005 until the riding boundaries were re-drawn.
Scott serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation.
From 1996 to 1999 Scott served as the Mayor of the District of Tofino and was involved in the creation of the first UNESCO World Biosphere designation in British Columbia.
Scott has also served on many organizations, including Alberni Clayoquot Regional District Board, Vancouver Island Regional Library Board, Clayoquot Sound Central Region Board, Tourism British Columbia, Vancouver Island Health Board, Tofino/Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, treaty advisory committees, fisheries committees and the Family Court Committee.
Scott was born in Ottawa, Ontario and has been a resident of B.C. since 1980. His background includes small business, labour, harbour management, fisheries and shellfish aquaculture.
Scott lived in Tofino with his wife and daughter for over 12 years. They now live in the Nanaimo Regional District – Area G.