MLA Matt Wiebe, Concordia

Sovereign Lord of all Creation, we humbly ask You to watch over MLA Matt Weibe. Lord give him divine wisdom and discernment. Give him understanding and favor with those he works with and alongside. God, guide him with Your wisdom, give him Godly knowledge for all the decisions he has to make and how best to serve his constituents. Bless his family and home life and cause them to come to know You, Lord. We pray that Your hand of mercy would give him great and divine direction. Grant it Lord We Pray. Amen………

Born and raised in northeast Winnipeg, Matt was first elected as MLA for Concordia in a by-election in 2010 and re-elected in 2011 and 2016. Matt has deep roots in the community, attending River East Collegiate and playing football with the East Side Eagles. He also worked as the Executive Assistant to former Premier Gary Doer and for former Member of Parliament Bill Blaikie. Matt has also volunteered with organizations, including the Elmwood/East Kildonan Residents Advisory Committee, Happy Days on Henderson/Take Pride Elmwood, the Beautify Elmwood Community Committee and the River East Neighbourhood Network. Matt also serves as the Chair of the NDP Caucus. He holds a B.A. in Economics and a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of Manitoba. He and his wife Kaila and children Anna and Noah make their home in Valley Gardens.