Hon. Michelle Mungall, Nelson-Creston

Lord, thank You for Hon Michelle Mungall and her dedication to the care and security of the people of our province. As she works tirelessly on our behalf, we ask for strength, wisdom and blessings. In times where decisions are made that affect legislation and economic concerns, we thank You for wisdom and great team around her. In Jesus’ Name, Amen…….

Michelle Mungall was first elected MLA for Nelson-Creston in 2009, and re-elected in 2013 and 2017. She is the Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources. In 2002, Michelle was the youngest person ever elected to Nelson city council, and seven years later, at age 31, Michelle became the first woman elected as MLA in Nelson-Creston. She was a Nelson city councillor from 2002 to 2005. Her career has included working for the Nelson Committee on Homelessness, and managing West Kootenay non-profits including the Nelson Food Cupboard and a micro-finance organization. Internationally, Michelle worked as a National Programs Assistant for YMCA Zambia, helping to improve the lives of girls with HIV/AIDS. Michelle and her husband Zak live in Nelson. They enjoy skiing, hiking, and the local arts.