God in heaven, it is our pleasure to bring Jinny Simms, member for Surry-Panorama to you in prayer. Thank you for Jinny’s long-time service to our province’s students, teachers and as both an MP and MLA. May she experience great favour today on the committee’s she serves and the constituents she advocates for. We ask for your blessing on the entire Simms family in Jesus’ name, Amen.
Jinny Sims was elected as the MLA for Surrey-Panorama in 2017. She previously held the position as the Minister of Citizens’ Services. Born in Punjab, India, Jinny immigrated to England at nine years old. She earned her education degree at the University of Manchester and became a high school teacher when she moved to Canada before becoming the president of the BC Teachers’ Federation in 2004. In 2011, Jinny was elected as the Member of Parliament for Newton-North Delta, and served as the critic for International Cooperation, Critic for Immigration and Critic for Employment. Jinny is a mother and grandmother, and is proud to call Surrey home.