Grace Lore was elected the MLA for Victoria-Beacon Hill in 2020. She is the Minister of State for Child Care and previously served as the Parliamentary Secretary for Gender Equity.
She has been a dedicated anti-violence advocate, academic instructor and researcher, and community housing organizer.
Prior to the election, she taught in the Department of Political Science at the University of Victoria and previously at the University of British Columbia. She also worked closely with the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre and other anti-violence organizations across the province to support services for communities and survivors.
Grace resides in Victoria with her partner and two young children.