Father, thank you for Hon Heather Stefanson. I pray you bring her inspiration, wisdom and creative ideas for the future. Bless her, her family and her team. Surround, guard and protect her. Encourage and strengthen her as she serves the people of our province. Refresh her with new hope and courage to forge ahead during these unprecedented times. Amen.
Heather Stefanson was elected as the MLA for Tuxedo in 2000 and re-elected in 2003, 2007, 2011, 2016, and 2019. 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 now serves as 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.