God, we thank You for MLA: John Horgan and ask that You would continue to lead and guide him. Increase his ability to be that visionary that you are calling him to be. May You continue to bring him into contact with those people and organizations that will help fulfill his vision for the future of our province. We thank You for his enthusiasm and pray that it would become contagious and as a result help him to accomplish all of the things that he puts his hands to. May You ensure that even in the midst of his busy schedule that he and his family will always find those times together just enjoying being in each others' company. Amen.
John Horgan was elected as the MLA for Malahat-Juan de Fuca on May 17, 2005, and re-elected to the reconfigured riding of Juan de Fuca on May 12, 2009.
John serves as Official Opposition House Leader and is the opposition critic for Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources.
John was born and raised in Victoria.
A former long time public servant, he started his career in Ottawa working in the House of Commons before returning to British Columbia to work for the provincial government. He has also worked in the private sector, running a management and consulting company.
John has a Bachelor of Arts from Trent University and completed his Master of Arts at Sydney University in Australia.
John and his wife Ellie have two sons who attend the University of Victoria.