Members Information - Martin Foley (Albert Park)

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Mr Martin Foley

Full Name

Mr Martin Peter Foley

Party

PartyAustralian Labor Party
Current Portfolios
  • Shadow Minister for Water
  • Shadow Minister for Arts
  • Shadow Minister for Youth Affairs

Electorate Office

Address46 Rouse Street, Port Melbourne 3207
Phone(03) 9646 7173
Fax(03) 9646 8737

Internet

Email Addressmartin.foley@parliament.vic.gov.au
Web Sitewww.martinfoley.com.au

Representation

ElectorateAlbert Park
HouseLegislative Assembly

About

Honours and AwardsCentenary Medal (for contributions to Occupational Health & Safety).
PersonalBorn 17 May 1962, Married, two children.
BirthplaceAustralia
InterestsSt Kilda Football Club, cycling, cricket.
MembershipsALP; Australian Conservation Foundation; Fabian Society; Centre for Policy Development; St Kilda Football Club.

Academic

EducationBA (Hons) (History and Politics) 1987 (Monash University). Master of Commerce (Hons) 2000 (The University of Melbourne).

Occupation

Previous OccupationUnion Official, Australian Services Union 1988-2003. Chief of Staff to State Minister, Government of Victoria 2003-07.

Parliamentary History

Elected2007-09-15
Committees ServiceLaw Reform Cttee 2007-November 2010. Dep Chair, Economic Development and Infrastructure Cttee May 2011-31 July 2013. Economic Development, Infrastructure and Outer Suburban/Interface Services Cttee 1 August 2013-3 September 2013.
Parliamentary Party PositionsParliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Leader of the Opposition January 2011-February 2012. Parliamentary Secretary to the Shadow Ministers for Environment and Planning February 2012-19 December 2013. Shadow Minister for Water, Shadow Minister for Arts and Shadow Minister for Youth Affairs since 19 December 2013.
Parliamentary ServiceElected MLA for Albert Park September 2007 (by-election). Re-elected November 2010.

Last Updated: 2013-12-24