Hardman, Benedict ('Ben') Paul

Born 04 August 1964 (Kiama, New South Wales)
Marriage: Married, 2 children.
Occupation: Teacher
Education: St Peters & Pauls Kiama 1970-76. St Gregory's College Campbelltown 1977-82. DipT 1989 (Ballarat University). BEd 1993 (Deakin University).

Career: Steward, Wagga Wagga Leagues Club 1982-83. Clerk, Wagga Wagga City Council 1983-86. Teacher 1989-95, Principal 1996-99, Dept. of Education Victoria. Memberships: Seymour Football Netball Club; Wallan Football Club; Seymour Racing Club, Kilmore Trackside. Secretary, Edenhope Apex Club 1989-91. Interests: Music, guitar and reading.

Party: Australian Labor Party

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLASeymour18 September 199926 November 2010

Inaugural speech

Appointments: Parliamentary Secretary, Agriculture December 2006-January 2010. Parliamentary Secretary, Community Development and Bushfire Reconstruction since January 2010. Committee Service: Family and Community Development Cttee 1999-2002. Chair, Rural and Regional Services and Development Cttee 2003-06.


References: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook. Personal information.
Initial data source: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, 54th Parliament
Last update: January 2010 (last date the record was checked and updated)

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