Lord, we thank You for Robin Austin and his commitment to serve the people of the Skeena area as their MLA. We thank You for his dedication and the many hours that he puts into his work. We ask for a blessing on his family and that he would be encouraged and energized each day. We also ask for Your protection over him and his family and that each day they may experience your peace. Give him protection on the roads as he travels throughout the North country meeting his constituents. Amen.
Robin Austin was re-elected as the MLA for Skeena on May 12, 2009. He was first elected to the Legislature on May 17, 2005.
Robin serves as opposition critic for Education and Chair of the caucus committee on Social Policy.
Robin was employed as a Community Schools Coordinator for a Non-Profit Society in Terrace.
Prior to entering the social work field, Robin spent 20 years working in the Private Sector for both large corporations and small businesses associated with the Hotel/Tourism industry. Robin has a B.A. from Strathclyde University in Scotland as well as a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Northern BC.
Robin and his wife have been married for twenty years and are the parents of two young adults.