Heavenly Father, we lift up MLA George Chow, serving Vancouver-Fraserview. We pray for your protection and blessings upon his family. Grant him wisdom to discern the right ideas and strategies, and may he acknowledge you in all his ways, as Proverbs 3:6 teaches us. Guide him in his service to the community, and may his decisions be marked by your wisdom. Amen.
George Chow was elected MLA for Vancouver-Fraserview in 2017 and again in 2020. Prior to that, he served two terms on Vancouver City Council from 2005 to 2011. Born in China, he completed primary school in Hong Kong and settled in Vancouver in 1965. George grew up in the Downtown Eastside and attended Britannia and Gladstone Secondary Schools. He graduated from UBC in mechanical engineering in 1975 and had a 30-year career with BC Hydro in power generation. George is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC, and a Fellow of Engineers Canada. He has also served on many community organizations as a volunteer including: the Urban Spirit Foundation, Vancouver Public Library Board, Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver, Boys and Girls Clubs of South Coast BC, Chinese Benevolent Association of Vancouver, Vancouver Chinatown Merchants Association, S.U.C.C.E.S.S., and various family associations.