Speeches First speech Browse all speeches (Hansard) Biography Parliamentary service Elected to the Senate for New South Wales 2016. Defeated at general elections 2019. Committee service Senate Select: Red Tape from 9.11.2016 to 12.9.2018; Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates from 1.12.2016; Charity Fundraising in the 21st Century from 27.6.2018. Parliamentary party positions Pauline Hanson's One Nation Whip in the Senate from 1.9.2016 to 18.6.2018. Party positions Director of Pauline Hanson's One Nation from 2001 to 2003. Personal Born 25.2.1948, Cessnock, AustraliaMarried Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament AssocDipStrucEng (Sydney TAFE)DipT (Sydney Teachers' College)Apprentice Boilermaker, 1963-68Boilermaker, 1968-70Draftsman (trainee), 1971-73Design Draftsman, 1973-78Teacher of Engineering Drawing, 1978-82Lecturer, Teacher Education, 1982-87Architectural building design consultant, 1987-2016 Local government service Councillor, Cessnock City Council from 1987 to 1999.Deputy Mayor, Cessnock City Council, 1997.