MLA Mable Elmore, Vancouver-Kensington

Heavenly Father, guide MLA Mable Elmore with grace. Encourage her with Your love and strengthen her with Your peace. When she faces obstacles or opposition to her initiatives may she hear from Your heart what is best for those she represents and works so hard to lobby for. May her family be blessed with health and safety. In Your name we pray, Amen………

Mable Elmore was first elected MLA for Vancouver-Kensington in 2009, when she made history by becoming the first MLA of Filipino heritage. Mable was re-elected in 2013 and 2017. She serves as Parliamentary Secretary for Poverty Reduction. Mable is passionate about building community engagement and connecting people around issues that matter to them. Mable has been an active member in the peace movement, and has worked on a wide range of immigrant, social justice, and workers’ rights issues. Prior to her election as MLA, Mable worked as a transit operator for 10 years. Over that time she played an active role within her union – Canadian Auto Workers Local 111 – and led successful campaigns as a transit advocate. Mable attended the University of British Columbia and has resided in Vancouver for the past 20 years.