Includes partially or wholly the following localities and postcodes.
Localities: Balgownie, Bellambi, Bulli, Cordeaux Heights, Corrimal, Dombarton, East Corrimal, Fairy Meadow, Farmborough Heights, Fernhill, Figtree, Gwynneville, Keiraville, Kembla Grange, Kembla Heights, Mount Keira, Mount Kembla, Mount Ousley, Mount Pleasant, North Wollongong, Russell Vale, Tarrawanna, Unanderra, West Wollongong, Wongawilli, Woonona.
Postcodes: 2500, 2516, 2517, 2518, 2519, 2525, 2526, 2530
Area: 257.93 square kilometres
Secretary, Keira SEC of the Australian Labor Party, May 2005 to March 2011.
Member, Public Service Association, 2004 to 2011. Member, Kembla Joggers Running Club, 2010 to 2011.
University Medal, Wollongong University, 2000.
Married with 1 child.
Bachelor of Education (BEd (Hons)), University of Wollongong, 1999.
Master of Education - Leadership and Management (MEd), University of Wollongong, 2002.
Accelerated Leadership Program, Australian Graduate of School of Management, 2010.
January 2000 to January 2003 Teacher, Lake Illawarra High School.
January 2003 to January 2004 Curriculum Adviser, Department of Education.
January 2004 to September 2004 Departmental Liaison Officer, Department of Premier and Cabinet.
September 2004 to September 2006 Advisor to Minister, Hon David Campbell.
September 2006 to November 2009 Chief of Staff to Minister, Hon David Campbell.
December 2009 to March 2011 Deputy Director General, Transport NSW.
Interests include: regional development, education, running, bushwalking and reading.
Inaugural Speech, 11 May 2011:
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.