Dear Heavenly Father, as we come today to pray for Hon. Glen Simard, we are mindful of the purposes you have designed for each of us. We are thankful for the service and commitment Hon. Simard brings to the province in this new role. We ask for your blessing on him. Put in his heart the dreams you have designed for his career. May he flourish in his personal and professional life with courage and peace guarding his heart. We pray in the name of Jesus, Amen.
Glen Simard was elected as the MLA for Brandon East in 2023. Before becoming an MLA, he was a teacher at École Harrison in Brandon, teaching physical education. He grew up in nearby St-Lazare and moved to Brandon to attend Brandon University, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in education and English. Simard has served in several volunteer roles in the community including with the Brandon Teachers’ Association, Brandon Minor Baseball and Millenium Park. He lives in Brandon with his wife, Lori, and their two sons.