God in Heaven today we bring Mike Bernier, member for Peace River South to you. We thank you for Mike’s many years of faithful service to our province. May Mike experience your favour today as he continues to take principled positions in advocating for the health and safety of all those in his riding. Bless his marriage and family today in Jesus’ name. Amen.
Mike Bernier was elected MLA for Peace River South in 2013, 2017, and 2020. Mike is currently the Official Opposition critic for Finance. Before being elected to the Legislature in 2013, Mike served as mayor of Dawson Creek, elected in 2008 and re-elected in 2011. He also served as a Dawson Creek city councillor from 2005 to 2008. Mike is the past president of the North Central Local Government Association. He has also served on the Peace River Regional District, B.C. Mayors Climate Leadership Council, Community Energy Association, Council of Resource Community Mayors, Northeast Regional Advisory Committee, Site C Regional and Local Government Liaison Committee, Northern Development Initiative Trust, and the South Peace Economic Development Commission. Mike has lived in Dawson Creek since 1993 and has 20 years of experience in the natural gas industry.