Heavenly Father we pray for Eric Foster today. We ask that you would bless him as he serves the people of Vernon-Monashee. We thank You for his commitment to his community and track record of community service. Lord, we ask You to help him as he makes the transitiont to a new role. Surround him with strong people who will make his work a delight. Give him strength and wisdom to sustain him as he fulfills his mandate.
We ask this in Jesus Name, Amen.
Eric Foster was elected on May 12, 2009 as MLA for Vernon-Monashee in the general provincial election.
Eric served as the Mayor of the Village of Lumby for four years prior to his election as MLA, councillor for the Village of Lumby for 12 years and as a director of the North Okanagan Regional District.
He is a registered forest technician and for eight years served as a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Auxiliary, as well as a director of the North Okanagan Community Futures Development Corporation.
Eric and his wife Janice have been volunteering, working and living in the North Okanagan for more than 20 years.
Eric is a great supporter of sports, the outdoors, his community, arts and culture.