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MLA Ellis Ross, Skeena

Dear Heavenly Father, In your word, 1 Timothy 2: 1 – 4, it says, “Pray for all – firstly those in authority and in responsible positions.” Today we raise up Ellis Ross MLA for Skeena. You are a healing God and we ask you to continue to heal Ellis’s head injury. Restore his mind to completeness and please give him patience in the process. In Jesus name we pray, amen


Ellis Ross was first elected MLA for Skeena in 2017, and re-elected in 2020. He currently serves as the Shadow Minister for Energy and LNG. He has worked in both the private and public sectors, and has business experience in hand logging, beachcombing, and construction. Ellis worked full time as a taxi boat operator until the Haisla Nation Council requested that he become their first full-time councilor. Ellis served in this position for eight years, from 2003 to 2011. In 2011, Ellis was elected Chief Councillor of the Haisla Nation, and was re-elected by acclamation in 2013. In recognition of his community service, Ellis was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal in 2013 and the Order of BC in 2014. Ellis enjoys golf, soccer, and basketball. He is a proud father of two daughters and a proud grandfather.