Members Information - Ryan Smith (Warrandyte)

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Hon Ryan Smith

Full Name

Hon Ryan James Smith


PartyLiberal Party
Party PositionsVice Chairman, Kilsyth Electorate Council. Vice Pres., Croydon South Branch. State Council Delegate. Treasury and Finance Policy Assembly Cttee Member. Business Policy Assembly Cttee Member. Campaign Team Member for the Kilsyth Electorate Candidate. Treasurer, Croydon South Branch.
Current Portfolios
  • Minister for Environment and Climate Change
  • Minister for Youth Affairs
Ministerial AppointmentsMinister for Environment and Climate Change and Minister for Youth Affairs since December 2010.

Electorate Office

Address44 New Street, Ringwood 3134
Phone(03) 9870 7396
Fax(03) 9870 9518

Ministerial Office

AddressLevel 17, 8 Nicholson Street, Melbourne, VIC 3002
Phone(03) 9637 8890
Fax(03) 9637 8880




HouseLegislative Assembly


PersonalBorn 2 April 1969, Married, two children.
InterestsSquash, reading, travel.
MembershipsLions Club, State Parliament of Victoria; Commonwealth Parliamentary Association; Yarra Riverkeepers.


EducationLilydale HS.


Previous OccupationTreasury Officer, North Ltd 1989-1992. Currency Dealer, National Australia Bank 1992-94. Treasury Officer, BP Finance 1994-99. Finance Officer, Orica Ltd, Pacific Dunlop 1999-2000. Foreign Exchange Specialist, Suncorp Metway 2000-02. Manager, Institutional Banking Service and Sales, Commonwealth Bank of Australia 2003-06.

Parliamentary History

Committees ServiceScrutiny of Acts and Regulations Cttee 2007-December 2009.
Parliamentary Party PositionsShadow Parliamentary Secretary, Environment and the Arts February 2008-November 2009. Shadow Minister for Industrial Relations and Shadow Minister for Manufacturing November 2009-December 2010.
Parliamentary ServiceElected MLA for Warrandyte November 2006. Re-elected November 2010.

Last Updated: 2013-01-24