Heavenly Father, we thank You for the favour You have shown to MLA Jackie Tegart and her family. Thank You for the courage You have given her as she steps out to lead and serve. Continue to bless her with good health and confidence. Bless and protect her children and grandchildren. When she lies down to sleep may she rest peacefully, allowing all concerns to fall on Your shoulders so she may have peace. In Jesus name, Amen…….
Jackie Tegart was first elected in 2013 and re-elected as the MLA for Fraser-Nicola in 2017. She is the Caucus Chair for the Official Opposition and is a Member of the Special Committee to Appoint a Chief Electoral Officer. Jackie has served as Government Caucus Chair and the Liaison for the Community Poverty Reduction Initiative. She has also been a member of a number of committees, including most recently the Cabinet Committee on a Secure Tomorrow, and the Environment and Land Use Committee. Jackie has four children and nine grandchildren with her late husband, Gordon, who lost his battle with cancer in 2009. Jackie and Gordon met in Ashcroft, where she raised her family and continues to live today.