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MLA Sonia Furstenau, Cowichan Valley

Heavenly Father, we pray for MLA Sonia Furstenau today. We thank you for her tenacity and her calling. May you surround her with grace and peace as she works today. May you bless her with health and strength. May she be able to spend quality time with her family and friends. In Jesus name, Amen

Sonia Furstenau was elected as the member for Cowichan Valley in 2017. She is Leader for the BC Green Party and their House Leader. Prior to her election to the Legislature, Sonia served as Area B Director for the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) for three years. Sonia has long been involved in grassroots advocacy. She was National Administrator for Results Canada, a non-profit that works to end extreme poverty, and she served on the Board of Directors for Oikocredit, an international microcredit organization. Sonia has worked as a teacher in the Victoria School District and in Shawnigan, where she taught History, English, and Theory of Knowledge. Sonia has a BA and an MA in History from the University of Victoria.