Lord, we pray today for Hon Mark Docherty and give thanks for him. Grant him understanding and perception to deal effectively with all responsibilities he faces. Strengthen him to have endurance and patience when faced with difficult issues and also in the day to day routine. Fill him with joy and peace. Bless him and his family. In Jesus name we pray. Amen…….
Mark is the MLA for the constituency of Regina Coronation Park, the area where he was born and spent his early life. First elected to the Saskatchewan legislature in 2011, he was re-elected in 2016 and he was elected to serve as Speaker of the Legislative Assembly in 2018. Mark has worked in many human service roles, including director of Dales House, director of Immigration Settlement, supervisor for Health-Community Care Branch, team leader at the Paul Dojack Youth Centre, and clinical director for Leading Thunderbird Lodge. He has earned three degrees, including a Bachelor of Science (FNUC), a Bachelor of Human Justice (U of R) and a Masters of Social Work (U of R). He is a founding board member of Street Culture Kids Project Inc. and has served on the board of the North Central Community Association.