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Senator Marielle Smith

Senator Marielle Smith

Senator for South Australia

Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
Senate

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

T1 10 Park Terrace
Bowden, SA, 5007

Postal address

T1 10 Park Terrace
Bowden, SA, 5007

Telephone:
(08) 8340 0444

Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Senate
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 3777
Fax:

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for South Australia 2019.
Parliamentary positions
  • Temporary Chair of Committees from 10.2.2020.
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Publications from 2.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Publications from 13.5.2021.
  • Senate Select: Australia as a Technology and Financial Centre (formerly Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology) from 19.9.2019 to 8.10.2020 (Deputy Chair from 19.9.2019 to 8.10.2020); Autism from 5.12.2019 to 8.10.2020; Autism from 13.5.2021; Australia as a Technology and Financial Centre (formerly Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology) from 13.5.2021 to 20.10.2021 (Deputy Chair from 18.5.2021 to 20.10.2021).
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Environment and Communications: Legislation from 4.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Environment and Communications: References from 4.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Finance and Public Administration: Legislation from 21.10.2021; Finance and Public Administration: References from 21.10.2021.
  • Joint Standing: Electoral Matters from 22.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Treaties from 22.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Trade and Investment Growth from 23.7.2019 to 8.10.2020; Electoral Matters from 13.5.2021.
  • Joint Select: Implementation of the National Redress Scheme from 15.10.2019 to 8.10.2020.
Party positions
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party Platform Committee (SA Branch) from 2015 to 2018.
  • Member of the Labor Women Executive (SA Branch) from 2017.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party State Executive (SA Branch) from 2017.
  • Member of the Australian Labor Party State Council (SA Branch) from 2017.
  • Delegate to the Australian Labor Party State Convention (SA Branch) from 2017.
  • Delegate to the Australian Labor Party National Conference, 2018.
Personal
  • Born 30.12.1986, Sydney, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BA (Hons) (Australian National University).
  • MSc (PubPol&Admin) (London School of Economics and Political Science).
  • Researcher from 2005 to 2008.
  • Adviser in the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet from 2009 to 2010.
  • Ministerial Adviser from 2010 to 2012.
  • Business Development and Government Relations Manager from 2012 to 2013.
  • Senior Policy Adviser from 2013 to 2019.
  • Board Member from 2013 to 2019.