Father in Heaven, we offer our prayer to You for Andrew Weaver. God, as Our Creator and Sustainer, we humbly ask that You please help Andrew lead in a way that is both positive and effective. Allow Andrew Weaver to gain assistance from the examples of former leaders of our country. These are times in which all our leaders need wisdom and guidance from the Creator of all things. Lord help him in everythingthat he puts his hand to, in all the work he is doing on behalf of everyone in British Columbia. Please assist MLA Weaver and his advisers throughout the year. We are sincerely praying in the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.
Dr. Andrew Weaver was elected as MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head on May 14, 2013.
Prior to his election, he held the Canada Research Chair in climate modeling and analysis in the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences at the University of Victoria.
Dr. Weaver is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS), the American Meteorological Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. In 2008, he was appointed to the order of British Columbia. Dr. Weaver has served on numerous national and international committees. He was a Lead Author in the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th scientific assessments.
Community service has long been a part of Dr. Weaver’s life. He created the school-based Weather Station Network involving the installation of weather stations at schools throughout Vancouver Island. He enjoys coaching soccer and has served on community boards such as the CRD Roundtable on the Environment and the Victoria Confederation of Parent Advisory Councils.