Lord, we thnak You that MLA: Greg Kyllo was elected to our legislature to represent the pepole of Shuswap. We pray that the passion, vision and committment that drew him to enter the political arena will not wane but will increase as he becomes familiar with the workings of the Legislature. As a result of this increase, may he then see come to fruition those things that he is most passionate about. May You also help him to find quickly the balance between his family life and his duties as MLA as he travels our province fulfilling his duties. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
Greg Kyllo was elected as MLA for Shuswap on May 14, 2013.
He is the Parliamentary Secretary for the BC Jobs Plan to the Minister of Jobs, Tourism, and Skills Training. He is also a member of the Treasury Board, the Cabinet Committee on Strong Economy, and the Cabinet Working Group on Core Review.
Prior to being elected as MLA, Greg was the President and CEO of Twin Anchors Marine/TA Structures for 24 years.
His interest in politics began after watching his father, an active member in local politics, serve as both Councillor and Mayor of Taylor. Greg sat on the Sicamous District Council in 2011 and was appointed Deputy Mayor. He was also the chair of the Finance Committee and has served on the Sicamous Economic Development Board.
Greg was born in Fort St. John and moved to Taylor before settling in Sicamous in 1978. He attended Eagle River Secondary before continuing his studies at Okanagan College in Salmon Arm.
He and his wife Georgina have raised their four daughters in the Shuswap area.