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MLA Ellis Ross, Skeena

Lord, we thank You for MLA Ellis Ross. We ask that You give him wisdom as he listens to his peers dealing with constituents with their everyday concerns. Grant him the wisdom to know when to speak up and when to encourage. Bless him in his hard work on behalf of the province. Bless his family and community. In Jesus’ Name, Amen……

Ellis Ross was elected MLA for Skeena in 2017. He currently serves as the official opposition critic for LNG and Resource Opportunities and is a Member of the Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives. He has worked in both the private and public sectors, and has business experience in hand logging, beachcombing, and construction. Ellis worked full time as a taxi boat operator until the Haisla Nation Council requested that he become their first full-time councilor. Ellis served in this position for eight years, from 2003 to 2011. In 2011, Ellis was elected Chief Councillor of the Haisla Nation, and was re-elected by acclamation in 2013. In recognition of his community service, Ellis was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal in 2013 and the Order of BC in 2014. Ellis enjoys golf, soccer, and basketball. He is a proud father of two daughters and a proud grandfather.