Father in heaven, thank You for MLA: Gary Holman. Help him in his role as opposition critic. We pray that Your purposes will be accomplished through him as he brings his ideas to the Legislature. We pray that You will help him to have an open mind and great discernment in all his dealings. Bless him and his family and keep him safe. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Gary Holman was elected as the MLA for Saanich North and the Islands in May 2013.
Gary serves as Opposition Critic for Democratic Reform and as Deputy Critic for Environment and for BC 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.