Monday, June 20, 2011
MLA: Adrian Dix - Vancouver-Kingsway
Lord Jesus, We lift MLA Adrian Dix to You today. Thank You for his commitment to his country, the province of British Columbia and the constituents of Vancouver-Kingsway. Lord we pray that as he goes about his day, he does so in the knowledge of your love and grace. May Your wisdom, strength and peace be present in all the tasks that he has and as he leads his party. Keep him safe, healthy and happy. In Jesus name we pray.
Adrian Dix was elected Leader of the British Columbia New Democratic Party on April 17, 2011.
Adrian Dix was re-elected as MLA for Vancouver-Kingsway on May 12, 2009. He was first elected to the Legislature on May 17, 2005.
Adrian has extensive experience as a non-profit director, education community leader, government strategist and media commentator.
For the past five years, Adrian travelled the province as Executive Director of Canadian Parents for French – BC & Yukon Branch, a non-profit organization promoting language education.
Adrian is a commentator on public policy whose regular columns were published in the Victoria Times-Colonist and The Source, a Vancouver multicultural newspaper. Over the past five years, he was regularly called upon to present views on public policy issues for local, provincial, national and international media.
Adrian also served as the Chief of Staff to Premier Glen Clark from 1996 to 1999.
Adrian grew up in Vancouver, graduated from University of British Columbia and now lives in the Collingwood neighbourhood.