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Berry, Yvette (1968? - )

Born
1968?
Occupation
Parliamentarian

Summary

Yvette Berry was elected to the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory representing the seat of Ginninderra for the Australian Labor Party at the election, which was held in October 2012.

Details

Yvette Berry has followed in her father's footsteps to enter the ACT Legislative Assembly. She has lived in the electorate all her life.

Before her election to parliament she was a community organiser for United Voice, a union which represents wokers in the caring industries.

Sources used to compile this entry: From Lady Denman to Katy Gallagher: A Century of Women's Contributions to Canberra, Australian Women's Archives Project, February 2013, http://www.womenaustralia.info/exhib/ldkg; Thomson, Philip, 'If it was good enough for Dad', The Canberra Times, The Canberra Times, 28 October 2012, http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/if-it-was-good-enough-for-dad-20121027-28d2o.html.

Rosemary Francis

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