Dear Lord, We appreciate the calling You are placing on the younger generation to enter the field of government. So today we pray earnestly for MLA: Jane Shin that she will seek Your guidance and direction as she serves in the legislature. May You bless her with wisdom along with Your promise that, indeed, Your grace will be sufficient for every task, decision and challenge she is faced with for this work You have called her to. Encourage her daily with Your love care and protection. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.
Jane Shin was elected as the MLA for Burnaby-Lougheed in May 2013.
Jane serves as Deputy Opposition Critic for Small Business, Tourism, Arts and Culture and the Deputy Opposition Critic for Multiculturalism.
She is the first Canadian of Korean descent elected to the provincial legislature in B.C.
Jane was born in South Korea and immigrated to Canada when she was 11 years old. She has been actively involved in community service from a young age, volunteering for organizations such as Canadian Red Cross Society and the Multicultural Society of B.C. She was recognized by the City of Surrey for her work.
Jane Shin is an educator and entrepreneur with strong ties in the medical and business communities.
Jane holds a medical doctorate degree from Spartan Health Sciences University in St. Lucia. She is a healthcare educator who has taught at British Columbia Institute of Technology, Vancouver Community College and the West Coast College of Massage Therapy.
Jane is an avid fisher and environmentalist, and lives in Burnaby.