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Kairouz, Marlene (1975 - )

Born
2 March 1975
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Local government councillor, Parliamentarian and Political candidate
Website
http://www.marlenekairouz.com.au/

Summary

Marlene Kairouz, a member of the Australian Labor Party, was elected as the Member for Kororoit in the Legislative Assembly of the Parliament of Victoria at the by-election, which was held in June 2008. She was re-elected in November 2010 and again in 2014. She currently holds the position of Cabinet secretary in the Labor government.

Before her election to the Victorian Parliament she served as a Councillor in the City of Darebin from September 1998 until June 2008 and as Mayor from 2001-02 and 2006-07.

Details

Marlene Kairouz was educated at St Mary's Primary School in Thornbury from 1980-86 and Santa Maria Girls College, North cote from 1987-1992. She holds a Diploma of Health, Medical Laboratory Science( RMIT).

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/members/id/1697 [accessed 2016-05-03].

Rosemary Francis

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