Dear Lord, we ask that Your hand of blessing be upon MLA Amanda Lathlin during this segment of her term in office as MLA for The Pas/Kameesak. We ask that Your hand of protection and guidance be upon her life. We ask that Your Holy Spirit would guide and direct her as she is in a position of power and making important community decisions. We ask for Your hand to be upon her life and the lives of her family and co-workers. In Jesus name, Amen…….
When Amanda was elected MLA for The Pas constituency in 2015, she was re-elected in 2016 and 2019. Amanda previously worked as a Representative Workforce Coordinator at the University College of the North (UCN) and was directly involved in creating the kind of educational and career opportunities in northern communities that help families thrive. Amanda Lathlin was the first First Nations woman to be elected to the Manitoba Legislative Assembly when she became the MLA for The Pas in 2015. Amanda is a mother, a lifelong northerner, a former band councillor and an active volunteer. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Native Studies and Political Studies from the University of Manitoba, and is a firm believer in the power of education to enrich and uplift the lives of northerners.