Hon. Bruce Ralston, Surrey-Whalley

Father, we thank You for MLA Bruce Ralston, for the wealth of wisdom he supplies to our Provincial Government. We ask that You help him to use the wisdom in his portfolio – Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology. Matthew 7:7 “Ask, and it will be given to you…” Today we ask for a hedge of protection around him and his family and provide for his family needs daily, and bless his wife as well. In Jesus name we pray Amen…….

Bruce Ralston was first elected MLA for Surrey-Whalley in 2005. He was re-elected in 2009, 2013 and 2017. He is the Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources. Bruce operated his own law firm in Surrey for many years. From 1995 to 2006, Bruce was elected to four consecutive terms as a member of the VanCity Savings Credit Union board of directors. Bruce also served as a councillor on Surrey City Council for 1988 to 1993. A former president of the B.C. NDP, Bruce was born in Victoria and grew up in Vancouver. He has degrees in history and law from the University of British Columbia and a degree in history from the University of Cambridge in England. Bruce is married to Miriam Sobrino and they have three children.