Lord God, we lift Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka before you in prayer, seeking your blessings, wisdom and power in his work in legislature and his electoral district. Lead and guide him in all areas of his work and volunteer activities. This is still a new role for him God, and we ask for your special care and attention in all areas of his work. Please care for Mr. Shypitka, his wife, and their children in all they do. In the Name of Jesus we pray. Amen.
Tom Shypitka was elected MLA for Kootenay East in 2017. He currently serves as the Official Opposition Critic for Energy and Mines. He is an avid curler and is a three time provincial champion at the national level, playing at the Brier twice and narrowly missing the opportunity to represent Canada at the Olympics. Tom is married to Carrie, and has three children, Dustin, Allie and Adam.