Lord, thank You for MPP Bhutila Karpoche and the district of Parkdale High Park. Thank You for the fresh and original vision that she brings to leadership and the inspiration she brings by helping others to see things differently. Lord, as she has been faithful in the capacity of leadership, we ask You to replenish her energy and give her strength to lead in vital new arenas. Thank You that Bhutila is a visionary who perceives and discerns new opportunities and is faithful to do what she says she will do. Lord, Your word declares in 1 Thessalonians 5:24 that You are faithful and will bring it to pass. Release Your Spirit in fresh measure today and bless both Bhutila’s leadership and family in Jesus name.
Bhutila Karpoche was elected in June of 2018. She represents the constituents of Parkdale – High Park. She is the first person of Tibetan descent ever elected to public office in North America. She is passionate about social justice and public health. She is a longtime advocate of affordable housing, workers’ rights and improved healthcare. Before politics she was a public health researcher, focusing on the social determinants of health.