Mr Russell Harold Lester SMITH (1946 - )**
- Date of Birth: 22/11/1946
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||19 Mar 1988||28 Feb 2003||14yr(s) 11mth(s) 10day(s)|
|Member for Bega||19 Mar 1988||3 May 1991||3yr(s) 1mth(s) 15day(s)|
49th (1988 - 1991)
|Member for Bega||25 May 1991||3 Mar 1995||3yr(s) 9mth(s) 7day(s)|
50th (1991 - 1995)
|Member for Bega||25 Mar 1995||5 Mar 1999||3yr(s) 11mth(s) 9day(s)|
51st (1995 - 1999)
|Member for Bega||27 Mar 1999||28 Feb 2003||3yr(s) 11mth(s) 2day(s)|
52nd (1999 - 2003)
|Select Committee on Public Sector Superannuation Scheme||1994||1994||1day|
|Joint Select Committee on Road Safety (STAYSAFE)|
Political Party Activity
Councillor Bombala Shire Council (Deputy President). Councillor Monaro County Council (Deputy Chairman). Patron Pambula Surf Life Saving Club; Narooma Swimming Club; Narooma High School; Far South Coast and Tablelands Association of Show Societies; Moruya-Batemans Bay Pistol Club; Vietnam Veterans Association, Milton A. & H. Society.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Farmer and businessman. Diploma in Farm Management (Marcus Oldham Agricultural College). First grade selection in rugby union and rugby league. Schoolboys football coach. Rotarian
Citizen Military Forces for 5 years.
Local Government Activity
Deputy Shire President, Bombala Shire Council. Previous Deputy Chairman Monaro County Council.
Married to Lesley and had issue, 3 children.