Father, bless Hugh Nerlien as he seeks and sees the good in others; as he now represents the people of Kelvington-Wadena. Give him favor and understanding to represent them well. Give him wisdom and joy in his role in government. May his desires always be to see people, businesses and communities thrive. Grant him favor that these desires become reality. May Your blessings rest upon him and his family. In the Name of Jesus. Amen.
Hugh Nerlien was elected MLA for Kelvington-Wadena Constituency in 2016 and again in 2020. Hugh was born in Kelvington and grew up on the family farm and in small business in the Greenwater Lake area of Saskatchewan. His education includes administration, Canadian securities, certified financial planning, and lifelong learning in oil and gas, insurance, and banking. After working in Northern Manitoba and Alberta for over 30 years, he and his wife bought a business in Porcupine Plain to be closer to family and friends. Hugh recently sold his business in Porcupine Plain and turned his attention to representing the constituents of Kelvington-Wadena. Hugh has volunteered extensively throughout his life, including as a former President of the Canadian Crime Stoppers Association, Porcupine Plain Economic Development Committee, and board member for Porcupine Credit Union Limited.