Role and Responsibilities
Joanne Towner is the Clerk Assistant (Table). She is responsible for those areas of the department which provide programming, procedural, legislative and research support to the Chamber and Main Committee of the House, and which promote community understanding of and interaction with the work of the House and the Parliament. She acts as Clerk-at-the-Table of the House of Representatives.
Joanne has worked in the Department of the House of Representatives in many positions including the Table Office, the Chamber Research Office, and as a Committee Secretary. She was previously Clerk Assistant (Committees). Joanne has a BA (Hons) from the University of Melbourne and a Dip Ed from the State College of Victoria.
Department of the House of Representatives
PO Box 6021
Canberra ACT 2600
Telephone (02) 6277 4777
Fax (02) 6277 4517