Senator Hollie Hughes

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Senator for New South Wales

Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Commonwealth Parliament Offices, Level 21 Suite 9
1 Bligh Street
Sydney, NSW, 2000

Postal address

PO Box R1740
Royal Exchange, NSW, 1225

Telephone:
(02) 8289 9880

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3610
Fax:

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for New South Wales 2019.
Committee service
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Community Affairs: Legislation from 2.7.2019; Community Affairs: References from 2.7.2019.
  • Joint Statutory: Public Works from 2.7.2019.
  • Joint Standing: National Disability Insurance Scheme from 22.7.2019.
Party positions
  • Chair of the Liberal Party Federal Rural and Regional Committee from 2017 to 2019.
  • Representative (Country) of the Liberal Party State Executive (NSW Branch) from 2005 to 2011.
  • Vice-President (Country) of the Liberal Party Women's Council (NSW Branch) from 2008 to 2011.
  • Representative (NSW) of the Liberal Party Federal Rural and Regional Committee from 2011 to 2017.
  • Chair of the Liberal Party Rural and Regional Committee (NSW Branch) from 2011 to 2018.
  • Vice-President (Country) of the Liberal Party State Executive (NSW Branch) from 2011 to 2018.
Personal
  • Born 12.2.1975, Adelaide, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA(Comms&BcstJourn) (Charles Sturt University).
  • MPol&PubPol (Macquarie University).
  • Political Advisor to Senator Bill Heffernan from 2003 to 2005.
  • Political Advisor to Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells from 2005 to 2007.
  • Senior Associate at Australian Public Affairs from July 2007 to July 2013.
  • Chair of the Country Autism Network from 2012 to 2019.
  • Head of Government at Salt & Shein from November 2016 to June 2019.
  • Non-Executive Director at Streetwork from 2017 to 2019.
  • Member (Part-Time Level 2) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal from July 2017 to October 2017.