Thursday, November 10, 2011
MLA: Rob Howard - Richmond Centre
Father, we lift up Rob Howard to You. We pray Your blessing upon his leadership in the Legislature and his constituency of Richmond Centre. May he sense Your love and guidance as he goes about his day. We pray that You give him great wisdom and understanding of the issues that he faces day by day. Let this next season of his life be a time of great encouragement for both him and his family. Amen.
Rob Howard was elected as the MLA for Richmond Centre in 2009.
Rob has served as President of Tourism Richmond, was co-Chair of the Vancouver chapter of the Real Estate Institute of BC and has served on the board of the Richmond Caring Place Society and the Heritage Commission. During his time on Richmond City Council, he chaired several committees including the Finance and Community Safety Committees.
Rob was the driving force behind the Richmond Airport Vancouver Rapid Transit Task Force and was a strong proponent of the City’s long-term financial plan. During his time as City Councilor, he was also deeply involved in the Asia Pacific Strategy.
Along with his wife Trudy and son Jay, Rob enjoys giving back to the community in which he has spent his life. Together, they have spent 12 years volunteering, assisting, coaching and running tournaments for the Richmond Minor Hockey Association.