MLA: Hon. Don Morgan – Saskatoon Southeast

Dear Lord. Thank you for the Honorable Don Morgan. Thank you for his
attention to Saskatchewan challenges both in his years in opposition and now in
his ministerial roles. We ask that you would grant him a supernatural capacity
to get things done. May the people around him be constantly amazed at his
strategic forethought and how well he leads. Bless his wife Sandy for the
sacrifices she has made and bless their marriage with a growing intimacy and
spiritual centre. Amen.

Don Morgan was born, raised and educated in Saskatoon. He graduated from the
College of Law, University of Saskatchewan, in 1978 and practiced law in
Saskatoon from 1979 to 1988. Between 1988 and 1992 he was chairman and CEO of
the Saskatchewan Legal Aid Commission. He was appointed as Queen’s Counsel in
1990. Don also served on the Saskatoon Public School Board from 1999 to 2003
including a term as board Chair. He practiced law in Saskatoon from 1992 until
2007.

Don was first elected to the
Legislative Assembly in November 2003 representing the constituency of
Saskatoon Southeast. He was re-elected in the 2007 and 2011 provincial
elections. During his term in opposition, Don served as critic for Justice,
deputy critic for First Nations and Métis Relations, Opposition Deputy House
Leader, and sat on the legislature’s Standing Committee on Private Bills. After
the 2007 election he served as Minister of Justice until the spring of 2012, and
in 2010 the portfolio of Minister of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety was
added to his responsibilities.


In the cabinet shuffle of May 2012 Don retained his position of Minister of
Labour Relations and Workplace Safety and also became Minister of Advanced
Education.


In the cabinet shuffle of
September 2013 Don relinquished his portfolio of Advanced Education, retained
his position of Minister of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety and added the
position of Minister of Education.



Don and his wife, Sandy, are long-time residents in the Lakeridge area of
Saskatoon.Agency.



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