Our Father in heaven, we come to you today to pray for Hon. Don McMorris. Thank you for calling him and placing him in this position of service. We pray that you would grant Minister McMorris wisdom and insight from above as he works diligently to meet the complex needs facing our society today. We humbly pray in Jesus’ name. Amen.
Don McMorris was raised in southern Saskatchewan’s Indian-Head Milestone constituency and maintains strong connections to the communities and people of the area. He graduated from Milestone High School, later worked with the Prairie View School Division, and managed the family farm in the Lewvan area. After many years with the Saskatchewan Safety Council, he was elected to the legislature as the MLA of Indian Head-Milestone in 1999. He was re-elected in the 2003, 2007, 2011, and 2016 provincial elections. He has served as Minister of Health, Minister of Highways and Infrastructure, Minister of Crown Investments, Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Government Insurance, Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority, Public Service Commission, and the Lean Initiative. He has also served as Deputy Premier. He currently serves as Minister of Government Relations; Minister Responsible for First Nations, Métis and Northern Affairs; and Minister Responsible for the Provincial Capital Commission. Don remains very active in the community along with his wife Cindy and their two sons.