Andrew Micklefield was first elected as the MLA for Rossmere on April 19, 2016. In addition to his MLA duties, Andrew has also previously served as the Legislative Assistant to the Minister of Health, Seniors and Active Living, and as the Government House Leader. He is an educator, volunteer, and Rossmere resident who values public service and enjoys serving his community.
Andrew immigrated to Canada from England in 1989. He is a graduate of Transcona Collegiate and holds a Bachelor of Education Degree from the University of Winnipeg. Andrew is a teacher and most recently served as Principal of The King’s School, a private, faith-based school in Northeast Winnipeg with students and staff from over 50 countries. Under his leadership, the school was recognized for its outstanding work with refugee and newcomer children.
For 15 years, Andrew has worked hard to improve the lives of his fellow Manitobans and has also facilitated relief projects in developing countries. He is proud of his work in coordinating a shared land use and funding agreement to build soccer fields for both school and community use. He has also served as a Director of the Manitoba Federation of Independent Schools.
Andrew is married to Ruth and, together with their 3 children, they are proud to call Rossmere home.