Lord, thank you for MLA Harwinder Sandu. As a former front-line worker for many years, we know she understands the challenges facing our province during these difficult times. Thank you for taking her experiences, her heart, and her intelligence to create an environment where people’s needs can be met while moving our province forward on every level. In Jesus Name, Amen.
Harwinder Sandhu was elected the MLA for Vernon-Monashee in 2020. Prior to being elected, Harwinder was a registered nurse at Vernon Jubilee Hospital and worked as a patient care coordinator. An active member of the BC Nurses’ Union, she served as Provincial Chair of the Mosaic of Colour caucus and as a lobby coordinator. As part of the BC Nurses’ Union and as an individual she worked on many charitable initiatives. Harwinder worked with Northern Health at Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace for over seven years before moving to Vernon with her two young daughters, after losing her first husband, Sammy, to cancer. Harwinder is now married to fellow healthcare worker Baljit, with whom she is raising three children.