Premier, Province of British Columbia, Canada
Between 1996 and 2005, Christy Clark served as Deputy Premier,
Minister of Education, Minister of Children and Family Development
and vice-chair of Treasury Board.
In 2005, she took a break from government to spend more time
with her family. During that time, she worked in the media as a
columnist, commentator and host of the "Christy Clark Show" on CKNW
Premier Clark brought the anti-bullying "Pink Shirt Campaign" to
British Columbia to raise awareness of issues related to bullying
in our schools, workplace and communities.
She has received several awards, including the YWCA Woman of
Distinction Award and the 2009 Woman of the Year in BC by the
Consumer Choice Awards.
Christy Clark was sworn in as British Columbia's 35th Premier on
March 14, 2011.
Under Premier Clark's leadership, government is focused on
creating and protecting jobs, viewing everything it does through a
families first lens and has committed to becoming the most open
government in Canada.
Premier Clark lives in Vancouver with her son, Hamish.
You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook:
www.facebook.com/ChristyClarkforBC and Twitter: @ChristyClarkbc