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The Hon. Gayle Tierney

Electorate
Western Victoria
Positions
Minister for Training and Skills
Minister for Higher Education

Electorate Office

Street Address
Ground Floor, 1 Yarra Street, Geelong, VIC 3220
Phone
(03) 5224 2088

Ministerial Office

Street Address
Level 1, 2 Treasury Place, East Melbourne, VIC 3002
Phone
(03) 9637 3196

Internet

About

Name
The Hon. Gayle Tierney
Personal
One child.
Birth Country
Australia
Memberships
Australian Labor Party
Emily's List
Amnesty International
Portarlington Demon's Football and Netball Club Inc
Evatt Foundation
Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union-Vehicle Division
Business Professional Women, Australia
Business Professional Women, Geelong
Geelong Gallery
Ballarat Fine Art Gallery.

Academic

Education
BA (Flin).

Occupation/Interests

Trade Union Official

Federal Industrial Officer. Vehicle Division Federal President for the last 4 years. ACTU Executive member 2000-06. 

1993-2006 State Secretary, Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union, Vehicle Division. 2000-06 Federal Pres., Vehicle Division.

 

Parliament History

Parliamentary Service

Elected MLC for Western Victoria November 2006
Re-elected November 2010, November 2014
Deputy President of the Legislative Council 23 December 2014-June 2016
Cabinet Secretary June-November 2016
Minister for Training and Skills and Minister for Corrections since November 2016

Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Employment February 2012-December 2014

Appointments
Minister for Training and Skills since November 2016
Minister for Corrections November 2016 - December 2018
Minister for Higher Education since December 2018
Inaugural Speech

Last updated: 19th February 2019