Heavenly Father, today we cover Hon Doug Donaldson in our prayers, “and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. “Philippians 4:7. Father, as Doug serves his constituency of Stikine since 2009 we asks for wisdom in his position of Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and rural development. We thank you for all the wisdom he brings from involvement in the communities he represents. Bless his wife and children as well. Amen……..
Doug Donaldson was elected as MLA for Stikine in 2009 and re-elected in 2013 and 2017. He is the Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. Prior to becoming an MLA, Doug worked for Storytellers’ Foundation, a non-profit organization focusing on community economic development in the region, He has worked as a biologist with a forestry consulting business, as a reporter and columnist with a weekly newspaper, communications director with the Gitxsan Treaty Office, coordinator of the cultural tourism program at Northwest Community College, and instructor with the Gitxsan Wet’suwet’en Education Society. Doug’s many years in the northwest included living in Smithers and Telkwa before settling in Hazelton where he was a four-term municipal councillor. He has travelled extensively throughout the Stikine constituency which overlays the traditional territories of seven First Nations.