Lord, we ask that you be with MLA Malaya Marcelino. We pray for health and safety for Malaya and her family. We pray for blessing and favour in the work she does as she serves the people of her constituency. We ask that you would grant her wisdom and understanding. Amen.
Malaya Marcelino was elected in 2019. She is a community leader, communications specialist and mother of two young sons. Prior to being elected she worked as communications support to the president of a Manitoba-based agribusiness firm and is working on her master’s in Political Studies from the University of Manitoba. Malaya immigrated to Winnipeg from Manila, Philippines with her family when she was four years old and she is the oldest of 6 children. Malaya’s mother, Flor Marcelino, served as the MLA for Logan from 2007 to 2019 and Malaya’s father was recently made an Honorary Consul General of the Philippines.