Monday, January 28, 2013

MLA: Kathy Corrigan - Burnaby-Deer Lake

Father, we thank You for MLA: Kathy Corrigan. We thank You that she is a women that is passionate about all those things that she works on. Our children are our most valuable resource and we thank You for the many years that she has given attention to the details that would have an effect on their education and well-being. We ask that You would  strengthened her in her physical body and that in the midst of her busy schedule you would give her supernatural rest. We ask Father for an increase of wisdom and revelation concerning the issues that affect those within her sphere of responsibility. Amen.

Kathy Corrigan was elected MLA for Burnaby-Deer Lake in 2009 and serves as Official Opposition Deputy Caucus Chair, and Public Safety and Corrections critic.

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.

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