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Russell, Karen

Occupation
Architect and Manager

Summary

Karen Russell is a committed Christian who represented the Christian Democrat Party in the House of Representatives election for Dobell, 1998 and the New South Wales Legislative Assembly election for The Entrance, 1999. She gave up architecture in 1993 in order to manage a Christian bookstore. The shop doubles as a youth drop-in centre. Karen is married to Geoff Russell and they have two children. They are members of The Entrance District Baptist Church.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.cdp.org.au/fed/candidates/laurence/kylie/1998index.html (accessed 10 July 2005).

Annette Alafaci

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