Hon. David Marit, Wood River

Lord we thank You for Hon. David Marit, Minister of Agriculture, and Minister responsible for Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corp. Lord, grant him wisdom and direction for these portfolios to assist those in the agriculture sector during these challenging times. We pray that his eyes would turn to You; that You would teach him Your statutes, that he would understand the way of Your precepts and cling to Your laws. Hold him and his family close to You. Protect them and bless them. In Jesus name, Amen……

David Marit was elected MLA for Wood River on April 4, 2016. Born and raised in the area, David currently owns and operates a farm with his brother. David began serving on RM Council in 1993 and in 1999 was elected to the SARM Board as Director for Division 2. He would go on to serve as SARM President until winning the nomination for the Saskatchewan Party. He also volunteers as a board member for the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan and enjoys representing the people of Wood River. In 2016, David was appointed Minister of Highways and Infrastructure and was later given the added responsibility of serving as Minister responsible for SaskBuilds and Priority Saskatchewan. On August 15, 2018, he was appointed Minister of Agriculture and Minister responsible for Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation. He and his wife Lois have a son and daughter and 3 grandchildren.