Father, we ask you to bless Hon. John Horgan, his family, and the province he loves so much. Help him as he serves with passion, wisdom, strategies, and a team of others who want to see businesses and the people of British Columbia thrive. Spark within him the dreams he had in the past and give him solid vision for our future. Let all his past experiences and mentorships serve to guide him as he leads our leaders. In Jesus name. Amen.
John Horgan, was elected MLA for the new riding of Langford-Juan de Fuca in 2017 and elected again in 2020. He was first elected in 2005 as MLA for Juan de Fuca, and has been re-elected three times. He became leader of the BCNDP in 2014. A husband and father, John and his wife Ellie have two grown sons. John and his siblings were raised in Saanich by his mother, after his father passed away when he was very young. He earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees at Trent University in Ontario and Sydney University in Australia. In 2001, John started a management and research consulting company helping both private and public sector organizations. A cancer survivor, he is a passionate advocate for health care, public schools and community services for families.