Father we thank You for Michael Gravelle’s over 20 years of service for Thunder Bay Superior North. We ask for Your blessing upon him and his family. Father, would You continue to guide him in how he can best be of service to his community. We ask that You would lead him in wisdom and understanding that comes from You. That he would be Your instrument for Your good and gracious will to be done. In Jesus’ name, Amen……..
Michael Gravelle was first elected to the Ontario Legislature in 1995. He previously servedas the Critic for Northern Development and Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry and was the Minister of Northern Development and Mines from 2013 until 2018, the Minister of Natural Resources from 2011 until 2013 and as the Minister of Northern Development and Mines in 2007, and in 2009, took on the additional portfolio of Forestry. He brought forth private member’s bills which resulted in access to insulin pumps for all Type II diabetics. He is co-founder of the North of Superior Film Association, has been on the Boards of Directors for Magnus Theatre and the AIDS Committee of Thunder Bay and is active with the Alzheimers Society and the Canadian Diabetes Association. Born in 1949, Michael was raised and educated in Thunder Bay, which he’s always been proud to call home.