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MLA Ben Stewart, Kelowna-West

Heavenly Father, today we lift up MLA Ben Stewart, member for Kelowna West to you.  Draw near to Ben today.  May he sense your hand leading and guiding him in every important decision he needs to make and with each person he meets and serves.  We thank you for Ben’s dedication to our province and ask for your blessing to rest on him and his children and grandchildren in Jesus’ name. Amen.

Ben Stewart was elected MLA for Westside-Kelowna in 2009 and 2013. He was re-elected MLA for Kelowna West in a by-election in 2018 and then in the 2020 provincial general election. He currently serves as the Official Opposition critic for Housing. He has extensive experience serving the community as a board member for numerous organizations such as the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation and Okanagan College. He was also as a founding director of a venture capital fund for local business development in British Columbia. In 1989, he founded and built Quail’s Gate into one of Canada’s leading estate wineries. In October of 2013, Stewart was appointed British Columbia’s Special Representative in Asia to act as the province’s official on-the-ground representative in Asia to further strengthen BC’s government-to-government relationships in China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia. Ben lives in West Kelowna and has three children and five grandchildren.