Lord, today we want to lift up to you MLA Jon Reyes. We ask, Lord, that you would guide him as he serves Manitobans. We pray for discernment and clear vision for Jon. We pray for him to be blessed by those around him. That he may see the positive impact he is having on those around him. We ask that you would bless Jon and his family with health, safety, and love. Amen.
Jon Reyes was elected to his first term as MLA for St. Norbert on April 19, 2016 and was subsequently appointed as Manitoba’s Special Envoy for Military Affairs. He currently serves as the Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Immigration. Jon was born and raised in Winnipeg and is happily married to his wife Cynthia. They have two children, Reyna and Miguel. Jon possesses a great combination of education and experience including 10 years of Canadian military service – Special Services Medal (NATO), 15 years running two successful small businesses. He has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Entrepreneurial Management- Royal Roads University and is the founder and past President of the Manitoba Filipino Business Council – Certificate of Appreciation for the Development of the Manitoba Filipino Business Council from the City of Winnipeg.