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Kelvin Goertzen


Kelvin Goertzen was elected as the MLA for Steinbach in 2003 and re-elected in 2007, 2011 and 2016.

Kelvin previously served as Minister of Health, Seniors and Active Living. In August 2018, he was appointed Minister of Education and Training and re-assumed the role of Government House Leader.

Kelvin has degrees from the University of Manitoba in economics, commerce and law, and has worked for a major financial institution and a property development company.

He is extremely active in his local community, having served as vice-president of both the Steinbach Arts Council and the Steinbach Food Bank.

He has received the H.O.P.E. Medal of Honour from the Lions Club of Manitoba and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. He and his wife Kim have one son and are proud to call Steinbach their home.