Hon Heather Stefanson, Tuxedo

Lord, we bring before You Heather Stefanson.  As the recently appointed Minister of
Justice and Attorney General,  as well as the Minister of Families,
we know that Heather plays a unique role in standing for truth and
the supporter of one of greatest asset of our country…..our families.  We
thank you, Lord, for Heather’s heart.  Her love for the less
fortunate is evident as an honorary board member of the Manitoba Special
Olympics and her support for our military families through the True Patriot
Love Foundation expresses Heather’s love for the freedom of our land and the
passion to support the families that make our freedom possible.  Give
her strength in her many roles as she so selflessly gives of herself to support
the city and community that she so dearly loves.
 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.