MLA Amanda Lathlin, The Pas-Kameesak

John 17:17 “Sanctify them by your truth. Your word is truth.” Lord, I pray that Amanda would not conform to the patterns of this world, but would discover you in her daily work today. Your truth is consistent in mind, will, and character. I pray that Amanda would experience you as utterly reliable and enduring and find beauty and rest in your Word such that it gives her new life. Bless her Lord. Amen.

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.