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The Hon. Bruce Norman Atkinson

Electorate Office

Street Address
R19B, Level 3, West 5 Car Park Entrance, Eastland Shopping Centre, 171-175 Maroondah Highway, Ringwood, VIC 3134
Postal Address
PO Box 508, Ringwood, VIC
Phone
(03) 9877 7188

Internet

About

Name
The Hon. Bruce Norman Atkinson
Personal
Married, three children.
Birth Country
Australia

Academic

Education
Mitcham HS. Journalism Cadetship Leader Newspapers.

Occupation/Interests

Research Officer, Journalist, Manager, Consultant

Journalist, Leader Newspapers 1970-73. Public Relations Officer, GJ Coles 1974-75. Youthwork Research, Glen Waverley 1975-76. Shopping Centre Manager, Northland 1977-79 and Centrepoint Mall 1979-81. Self-employed Business Consultant/Writer The Atkinson Group, Writer for Foodweek and Inside Retailing since 1981. Memberships: Trustee, Reach Out for Kids Association; Rotary; Fellowship of Australian Writers; Vermont Football Club; Melbourne Cricket Club; Knox Club; Mitcham RSL Club; Deakin Literature Society; Victorian Writers Centre; Victorian Racing Club; Melbourne Football Club; National Trust; Commonwealth Parliamentary Association.

Parliament History

Parliamentary Service
Member for Koonung Province October 1992-2006
Elected MLC for Eastern Metropolitan November 2006
Re-elected November 2010, November 2014
Deputy President of the Legislative Council December 2006-December 2010
President of the Legislative Council since December 2010
Appointments
Parliamentary Secretary, Planning and Local Government 1996-98
Parliamentary Party Positions
President of the Legislative Council December 2010 - December 2018
Inaugural Speech

Last updated: 19th December 2018