Heavenly Father, hear our petition on behalf of MLA: Robin Austin opposition critic for Education and Chair of the caucus committee on Social Policy. Give him new and beneficial ideas for improving the Educational and the Social Systems of our province. May he continue to present his suggestions in the legislature with clarity, sincerity and passion for that which he believes is right and good. Bless him with energy and good health as he serves those that he represents. We pray a special blessing of honour on him for all his earnest labours. Strengthen his wife and children and may they encourage this man of ability and dedication. We pray in the name of our Lord and Saviour, Jesus. 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.