Heavenly Father, we lift up the Hon. Christine Tell to you. Strengthen her influence with the women and girls helping them “in the way they need to go”. Provide her with wisdom and discernment as she develops plans for the safety and wellbeing of the people of Saskatchewan whether they are free or learning through alternative means. Provide her with the grace necessary to work with those who have different ideals and thoughts in these areas to bring about a better life for all. Thank you, Lord. Amen.
Born and raised in Regina, Christine earned her psychiatric nursing diploma from Wascana Institute before graduating from the Saskatchewan Police College. Christine served on the Saskatoon Police Service for three years before joining the Regina city police. Christine served in the Regina Police Association and the Saskatchewan Federation of Police Officers. In 2007, she was elected president of the Regina Police Association and was the first woman in Canada to lead a major police association. Christine was first elected MLA for Regina Wascana Plains in the November 2007 provincial election. She was re-elected in 2011, 2016 and 2020 and she currently serves as Minister of Corrections, Policing, and Public Safety and is the Minister Responsible for the Saskatchewan Public Safety Agency. Christine is married to Gary Massier and is the proud mother of Regan and Cameron.