Heavenly Father, we thank you for MLA Jane Thornthwaite, for her gifts, her tenacity, and her creativity. Thank you for her love for children and their well being. We ask that you would protect her from all forms of personal attack and discouragement. We ask that you would clothe her with your grace in every situation she encounters as she serves British Columbia. We entrust her to you and your generous love. In the name of Jesus we’ve prayed. Amen…..
Jane Thornthwaite was re-elected MLA for North Vancouver-Seymour in 2017. Jane uses her prior experiences in government to lead as the Official Opposition’s critic role on Mental Health and Addictions and has been appointed to the Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts. Jane served as a School Trustee for the North Vancouver Board of Education and topped the polls in both the 2005 and 2008 municipal elections. Previously, Jane was a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (B.Sc., B.H.E.) with a 22-year career in health care. Her writing has been published in a variety of publications and she has been a guest presenter and lecturer at numerous colleges and universities. Jane has had an extensive volunteer career on the North Shore and has lived there all of her life.