|Member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly |
13 March 2021
|Preceded by||Peter Watson|
|Born||3 March 1983|
Albany, Western Australia
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She operated a hairdressing business from the age of 23, and at the time of her election to parliament was the regional manager of employment organisation Worklink WA. She was elected to Albany City Council in 2017. She has also been a member of the executive committee of the Albany Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Albany Surf Lifesaving Club.
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|Western Australian Legislative Assembly|
| Member for Albany |