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Former Member Details

Mr Ivan John PETCH (1939 - )

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Date of Birth: 01/03/1939
Place of Birth: Concord, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 19 Mar 1988 03 Mar 1995 6 years 11 months 13 days
Member for Gladesville 19 Mar 1988 03 May 1991 3 years 1 month 15 days
Member for Gladesville 25 May 1991 03 Mar 1995 3 years 9 months 7 days
Political Party Activity
Liberal Party. Joined in 1975.
Community Activity
Past President Ryde Lions Club 1985-1986. Chairman of Ryde Red Cross Calling Appeal 1978-1984. Executive Member of Local Government Association 1985-1987. Honorary member of Ryde Rotary Club. Patron of Rotary Overseas Medical Aid for Children; Patron of Ryde City Bowling Club; Patron of Gladesville Sports and Bowling Club, Commander in Order of St Lazarus of Jerusalem (CLJ).
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Professional musician, electrical engineering consultant, company managing director, licensed electrical contractor. Educated at Putney Primary School and Fort Street Boys High School and Sydney Technical College. Tertiary training in electrical engineering and music. Joint Managing Director for Indpendent Promotions Pty Ltd contracting celebrities for concerts and television, promotintg entertainers and providing personal management services for many Australian based celebrities.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Alderman Ryde Municipal Council 1977-1987, Councillor Sydney County Council 1980-1987, Chairman Sydney County Council 1984-1985, Executive Member of the Local Government Association 1986-1987.
Married Ann and had issue 3 daughters and 3 sons.
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