Heavenly Father, as we humble ourselves today and pray for those in authority, we bring before you Hon Rob Fleming. We thank you for his years of service both in the Legislative Assembly and the City Council of Victoria. We pray for Godly wisdom as he gives direction as the Minister of Education and may his previous responsibilities on committees help him in this important position. We cover his wife, daughter & son with your protection in Jesus name we pray, Amen.
Rob Fleming was elected to represent the riding of Victoria-Hillside in 2005, and was re-elected to represent Victoria-Swan Lake in 2009, 2013, and 2017. He is the Minister of Education.
Rob served as the Official Opposition Critic for education and was the critic for the environment in the 39th Parliament (2009-2013). Previous to that he served as the critic for advanced education and tourism. In the 38th Parliament (2005-2009) he served as Chair of the Legislature’s Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts Committee, Deputy Chair of the Select Standing Committee on Education and Deputy Chair of the Special Committee to Appoint an Ombudsperson.
Prior to his election as an MLA, Rob served two terms as a Victoria City Councilor. He chaired the city’s finance committee and represented Victoria at the Capital Regional District, the Victoria Regional Transit Commission, the Capital Region Housing Corporation and Tourism Victoria.