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Ms Joanne Ryan MP

Ms Joanne Ryan MP

Member for Lalor, Victoria

Positions
Opposition Whip
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Tenancies 3 & 4
203-205 Watton Street
Werribee, VIC, 3030

Postal address

Tenancies 3 & 4, 203-205 Watton Street
Werribee, VIC, 3030

Telephone:
(03) 9742 5800
Fax:
(03) 9741 6213

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4398
Fax:
(02) 6277 2364

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Lalor, Victoria, 2013. Re-elected 2016 and 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Public Works from 4.12.2013 to 1.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: House from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Selection from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Procedure from 23.10.2014 to 9.5.2016; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 10.11.2015 to 9.5.2016; Procedure from 15.9.2016; House from 17.10.2016; Employment, Education and Training from 22.7.2019; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 22.7.2019; Selection from 22.7.2019.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Deputy Chair of the Australian Labor Party Parliamentary Caucus from 2013.
  • Chair of the Australian Labor Party Social Policy Caucus Committee from 2013.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Education, Science, Research and the Arts Caucus Committee from 2013.
  • Opposition Whip in the House of Representatives from 16.10.2013 to 9.5.2016.
  • Opposition Whip in the House of Representatives from 30.8.2016.
Personal
  • Born 29.7.1961, Werribee, Australia
  • Partner
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BEd (University of Melbourne).
  • Teacher at Laverton Secondary College (Vic.).
  • Assistant Principal at Galvin Park School, Werribee (Vic.).
  • Acting Principal at Galvin Park School, Werribee (Vic.).
  • Principal at Moonee Ponds Central School (Vic.).
Electorate
  • Name: Lalor
  • Location: The Division of Lalor consists of part of the Wyndham City Council.
  • Area: 493 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 106,783 (at 7.6.2019)
  • Industries: Melbourne's water treatment plant, market gardening, manufacturing, transportation and warehousing, construction, retail, education and training, health care and tourism.