Lord, we thank and praise you for your heart of love that came to serve – not to be served. We bring Hon. Laura Ross to you in prayer today. Thank you for her heart to help/serve others. Let her care and concern for others continue to motivate her as she works on our behalf. May she seek to bring forth your best solutions for each matter within her portfolios. We ask for your blessing and protection over Ms. Ross and her family. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
Laura Ross was born and raised on the family farm near Yorkton and attended the University of Regina where she obtained a B.A. in geography and sociology. For more than twenty years, Laura was a licensed realtor in Regina specializing in residential properties. Prior to her success as a realtor, she operated her own catering company and farmed with her husband Terry. Laura was first elected MLA for Regina Qu’Appelle Valley in 2007 and re-elected in 2011, 2016 and 2020. Laura currently serves as Minister of Parks, Culture and Sport, and Minister responsible for the Status of Women. She is a member of the caucus Management Committee. Laura is a founding member in the Saskatchewan chapter of Equal Voice and serves as a role model and mentor to young women interested in professional and political lives. Laura was also instrumental in the development of Regina’s first Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build project in 2011, and she sat on a committee to spearhead the Habitat for Humanity Mountie House. Laura currently resides in Regina with her husband Terry. They have one son.