Biography: Elise's education was in Hobart at Waimea Heights Primary School and she graduated from year 12 in 1988 at Fahan School. Throughout secondary and tertiary studies, Elise worked in her family's small businesses and volunteered for a number of local charities.
Elise was a s.... more
Biography: Rosemary Lois Armitage is an independent member of the Tasmanian Legislative Council, representing the electoral division of Launceston since her election on 7 May 2011.
Prior to her election to the Legislative Council, Armitage was an alderman in the Launceston City Coun.... more
Biography: Scott Bacon was born in Perth, Western Australia in 1977 and moved to Tasmania in 1981.
After moving to Tasmania, Scott was educated at Campbell Street Primary, Cosgrove High and Elizabeth College, before attending the University of Tasmania and completing a degree in Eco.... more
Biography: Brenton is currently Deputy Chairman of Committees and a member of Subordinate Legislative Committee.
Brenton was first elected as a member for Braddon at the 1996 election following a very successful vocation in Industrial Relations and a flourishing career as an Alderma.... more
Biography: Former sawmiller Kim Booth is the hardest-working politician in Bass. Kim has exposed corruption in the Tasmanian Government, uncovering the 'old mates' Tasmanian Compliance Corporation deal and the Shreddergate scandal.
Kim will always advocate for equitable access to ed.... more
Biography: Adam Brooks MP is a State Liberal Member for Braddon, being elected at the 2010 Tasmanian Election, and is currently the Shadow Minister for Hospitality, Mining, Small Business and Veterans Affairs in the Will Hodgman-led Liberal Opposition.
Adam grew up and was educated in.... more
Biography: Ivan Noel Dean is the Mayor of the Launceston City Council, in Tasmania and member of the Tasmanian Legislative Council or upper house; in the electoral division of Windermere.
Dean was elected to mayor of the Launceston city council, on the 31st of October 2005. However .... more
Biography: Craig Maxwell Farrell is a member of the Tasmanian Legislative Council representing the seat of Derwent for the Australian Labor Party.
Farrell was elected to the Legislative Council in a by-election on 7 May 2011 following the resignation of Michael Aird in 2010. He also.... more
Biography: I was born in Burnie, Tasmania. I grew up, studied, fell in love and married Julie all in the great place called Northern Tasmania.
As a boy I developed my passion for community service through being elected to my school SRC, and participating in and organising charitable.... more
Biography: Kerry Finch was born in Hobart in 1948 and has spent most of his life in Tasmania. ABC radio listeners woke up to his 7NT breakfast program for most of 24 years.
Kerry joined the ABC in Launceston in 1975 after working at 2MW Murwillumbah, 2KM in Kempsey and Launceston's .... more