Allen, Denise Margaret

Born 29 March 1953 (Alexandra, Victoria)
Parents: Jack Donald and Bette Doreen Boote
Marriage: 1973, John William Allen. 2d. 1s. Divorced 1984.
Occupation: Businesswoman
Religion: Buddhist
Education: Alexandra PS and HS to Leaving Certificate 1970.

Career: Professional model 1972-94. Motivational speaker 1994-2000. Small business owner/proprietor of modelling agency, beauty therapy studio and retail fashion store. Member, Equal Opportunity Board, Goulburn Valley College of TAFE 1989. Committee Member, Life Education Alexandra 1991. President Parents Committee, School Councillor, Alexandra Secondary College 1991. State Committee Member, Variety Club Victoria 1993-94. Board Member, GOMV Tafe Regional Board. Interests: reading, swimming, theatre and serving the community.

Party: Australian Labor Party

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLABenalla13 May 2000(b/e)29 November 2002

Inaugural speech

Appointments: Inaugural Chairperson, Parliamentary Friends of Tibet.


References: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook. Who's Who 2002.
Initial data source: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, 54th Parliament
Last update: November 2002 (last date the record was checked and updated)

*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.