Lord we lift up Hon. Andrew Smith. We pray that he would sense your love and goodness for him as he
works in the Lagimodiere district. Give him courage as he seeks to bring about changes that are
important to his constituents. Revitalize and refresh his family and friends with your goodness. In Jesus’
Andrew Smith was elected to his first term as MLA for Southdale on April 19, 2016. He is also the Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage. Andrew was born and raised in Winnipeg and, in his early years, was an active member of Manitoba’s sporting community as an amateur wrestler and weightlifter. Andrew is a graduate of St. Paul’s High School and the University of Manitoba. After university, he began his career in business development and marketing working for Stark International, a petroleum products recycling firm with global reach. For the past 6 years, Andrew has served as a senior staff member for a Manitoba Member of Parliament.