Hon. Katrina Chen, Burnaby-Lougheed

Lord, we thank you for the Hon. Katrina Chen, Minister of State for Child Care in BC. We pray today that You would give Katrina divine insights and effective strategies on how to best support families whose children are receiving care. We also ask for Your blessing on Katrina’s family in Jesus’ name, Amen…….

Katrina Chen was elected as the MLA for Burnaby-Lougheed in May 2017. She is the Minister of State for Child Care. She has served as a Trustee on the Burnaby Board of Education, and worked in both provincial and federal government constituency offices for over 10 years. Katrina has a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a political science major and a history minor from Simon Fraser University, and also earned a certificate in Immigration Laws, Policies and Procedures from the University of British Columbia. She has also worked as a community organizer with ACORN, emceed for major cultural festivals, and volunteered as an executive member for several local non-profit organizations for many years. Katrina is originally from Taiwan, moving to British Columbia many years ago. Katrina and her husband have a son, and call Burnaby their home.