Father we bring to you today the Honourable David Marit. We thank you for his service to the community and to our province. We pray that you would fill him with strength and bless him with wisdom as he serves. Be with his family, may they all know your presence and grace this holiday season. We pray in Jesus’ name. Amen.
David Marit was elected MLA for Wood River on April 4, 2016. Born and raised in the area, David currently owns and operates a farm with his brother. David began serving on RM Council in 1993 and in 1999 was elected to the SARM Board as Director for Division 2. He would go on to serve as SARM President until winning the nomination for the Saskatchewan Party. He also volunteers as a board member for the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan and enjoys representing the people of Wood River. He currently serves as Minister of Agriculture, Minister Responsible for Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation, and Minister Responsible for the Water Security Agency. He and his wife Lois have a son and daughter and 3 grandchildren.