Dear Lord , our prayers of appreciation and thanksgiving go out to MLA . Gary Holman – North Saanich and the Islands not only recently as a legislater, but for the many years of service , he has such a heart of care for, these communities. Because of his advocacy for better transit and environmental issues we are still reaping the benefits of his work in these areas. We pray he will sense your Presence as he leans on You for guidance and direction .Bless him with Your wisdom , insight and discernment for the role You have called him to in the legislature. May You keep him and his family healthy, happy and safe. In Jesus name we pray. Amen.
Gary Holman was elected as the MLA for Saanich North and the Islands in May 2013.
Gary serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Democratic Reform, Deputy Environment, Fisheries and B.C. Ferries.
Gary was a consulting economist for over 25 years working on projects such as the Nisga’a Treaty and a Protected Areas Strategy for BC.
Gary served as Salt Spring Island’s Capital Regional District Director for six years, helping to establish the island’s first public transit system. He has been involved in the land trust movement in B.C for many years and has worked to establish coalitions between environmental groups to conserve Salt Spring’s drinking water and to protect thousands of acres of green space.
Gary lives on Salt Spring Island, has two daughters, Erin and Amber, and a stepson Owen.