Harwinder Sandhu


Vernon Constituency Office
Unit B - 2920 28th Ave. Vernon, BC V1T 1V9

About Harwinder

Harwinder Sandhu was elected as the MLA for Vernon-Monashee in 2020. She is a Member of the Cabinet Working Group on COVID and the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services. 

 Prior to being elected, Harwinder was a registered nurse at Vernon Jubilee Hospital and worked as a patient care coordinator. An active member of the BC Nurses’ Union, she served as Provincial Chair of the Mosaic of Colour caucus and as a lobby coordinator. As part of the BC Nurses’ and as an individual she worked on many charitable initiatives.

Harwinder worked with  Northern Health at Mills Memorial Hospital in Terrace for over 7 years before moving to Vernon with her 2 young daughters, after losing her first husband, Sammy, to cancer.

Harwinder is now married to fellow healthcare worker Baljit, with whom she is raising three children.

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Latest News for Harwinder Sandhu

Economic recovery funding will mean better infrastructure in Vernon, says MLA Sandhu

VERNON – New Democrat MLA Harwinder Sandhu is welcoming provincial funding from B.C.’s Economic Recovery Plan for road improvements in the Vernon area that will enhance safety for users, encourage active transportation, and make travel easier and more efficient. “These are forward-looking projects that will make travel around Vernon safer and more cycle-friendly for years to come,” said Sandhu, …