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Former Senator Kerry Nettle

Former Senator Kerry Nettle

Former Senator

Party
Australian Greens
Chamber
Senate

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for New South Wales 2001. Defeated at general elections 2007.
Committee service
  • Senate Select: Administration of Indigenous Affairs from 17.6.2004 to 8.3.2005.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Community Affairs: Legislation from 2.3.2006 to 10.9.2006.
Party positions
  • Delegate to the Australian Greens State Council (NSW) from 1999.
  • Delegate to the Australian Greens National Council from 1999.
  • Delegate to the Global Greens Conference, 2001.
Personal
  • Born 24.12.1973, Sydney, Australia
  • Single
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BSc(Hons) (University of New South Wales).
  • Environment officer at the Student Guild, University of New South Wales, 1996.
  • Coordinator for the Public Transport Conference from 1997 to 1998.
  • Office Coordinator for the Greens (NSW) from 1998 to 1999.
  • Youth worker from 1999 to 2000.
  • Campaign coordinator for Stop the Women's Jail from 2000 to 2001.