Wednesday, June 15, 2011
MLA: Kathy Corrigan - Burnaby-Deer Lake
Father, we thank You for the strength that You have given to MLA Kathy Corrigan. We ask that You would bless her and guide her into all truth, and she would be graced with much wisdom as she leads. We ask that You would protect her and all of the decisions that You have on your heart for the people of British Columbia.
Kathy Corrigan was elected MLA for Burnaby-Deer Lake in 2009 and serves as Official Opposition Deputy Caucus Chair and critic for Public Safety and Solicitor General, and Women.
A strong advocate for public education, Kathy served three terms on the Burnaby Board of Education (1999-2008) and was board chair in 2007 and 2008. She served on numerous district committees and was a member of the BC School Trustees' Provincial Council.
Kathy is a lawyer and public policy researcher by profession. She has also edited a legal journal and has written about privatization and trade agreements.
As a long-time community volunteer, Kathy spent many years serving on parent advisory committees, the Burnaby Minor Hockey Association, the Burnaby & New Westminster Ringette Association, the Lakeside Advisory Board, and other organizations
She and husband Derek Corrigan have lived in Burnaby since 1977. They have four grown children.