Thank you, Lord, for MLA Heather Stefanson and all the giftings and abilities you have bestowed upon her to enable her to lead in her riding of Tuxedo. May she and her family be a light to their community, despite the perilous situations Manitobans are experiencing. I pray you would give her vision to protect this community. Help her to continue to work hard on behalf of the people and to hear from you where to put her efforts. Truly lead her, Lord, that she may understand how you want to direct her. Give her favour with people. In Jesus name, Amen.
Heather Stefanson was elected as the MLA for Tuxedo in 2000 and re-elected in 2003, 2007, 2011 and 2016. In 2016, Stefanson was appointed Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Keeper of the Great Seal of the Province of Manitoba, and Deputy Premier. She is now Minister of Families and retains her role of Deputy Premier. An investment advisor, Stefanson earned her bachelor of arts from the University of Western Ontario before completing her financial education at the Canadian Securities Institute. She also worked as an advisor in the offices of the prime minister, the Federal Minister of Agriculture and the Provincial Minister of Education. She and her husband Jason have two children.