Lord, today we ask You for a special blessing on MLA: Kathy Corrigan and her husband Derek. We pray that You will give her wisdom, strength and vision for each decision and challenge she may face as she works on behalf of our province and its people. Give her and her family a joyous Christmas season surrounded by those closest to them. We ask this in Jesus’ name. Amen.
Kathy Corrigan was first elected MLA for Burnaby-Deer Lake in 2009 and re-elected in May 2013.
She serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Advanced Education.
A strong advocate for public education, Kathy served three terms on the Burnaby Board of Education (1999-2008) and was board chair in 2007 and 2008. She has served on numerous district committees and was also a member of the B.C. School Trustees’ Provincial Council.
Kathy is a lawyer and public policy researcher by profession. She has also edited a legal journal and has written about privatization and trade agreements.
As a longtime community volunteer, Kathy has served on parent advisory committees, the Burnaby Minor Hockey Association, the Burnaby and New Westminster Ringette Association, the Lakeside Advisory Board and other organizations.
She and husband Derek Corrigan have lived in Burnaby since 1977. They have four grown children.