God, we bring forward to You MLA: Mike Bernier and ask that You would go before him as he works to make British Columbia an even better place. As he serves his riding we pray for a time of rest for him and a time of enjoyment with family members and loved ones. We pray that You would also continue to be that strong support for him, allow him to see and hear the issues that are the most important and to wisely defend the constituents of the Peace River South. In Jesus’ name, Amen.
Mike Bernier was elected MLA for Peace River South on May 14, 2013.
Before being elected to the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Mike served as Mayor of Dawson Creek. He was first elected Mayor in 2008 and was re-elected in 2011, and 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, the B.C. Mayors Climate Leadership Council, the Community Energy Association, the 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.