Bryan Doyle

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Bryan Doyle
Member of the New South Wales Parliament
for Campbelltown
In office
26 March 2011 – 6 March 2015
Preceded by Graham West
Succeeded by Greg Warren
Personal details
Born (1963-11-13) 13 November 1963 (age 51)
Nationality Australian
Political party Liberal Party of Australia
Spouse(s) Sharon
Residence Ambarvale, New South Wales
Alma mater University of Technology Sydney (1991) LLB
University of Wollongong (1998) GCMGT
Charles Sturt University (2001) MBA
Occupation Former police inspector
Website Parliamentary webpage

Bryan Michael Doyle (born 13 November 1963), an Australian politician, was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing Campbelltown for the Liberal Party of Australia from 2011 to 2015.[1]

Early years and background[edit]

With family links to Australia's convict history, Doyle is the son of a magistrate and joined the NSW Police Force in 1983. After spending three years at Broken Hill, Doyle returned to Sydney and in 2005 was stationed at Campbelltown where he later became the chief inspector of police for the area.[2][3]

Political career[edit]

In 2011, Doyle contested the normally safe Labor seat of Campbelltown in Sydney's south-western suburbs. Doyle was elected with a swing of 20.5 points and won the seat with 53.4 per cent of the two-party vote.[4] Doyle's opponent was Nick Bleasdale, representing Labor. Graham West who was the previous Labor sitting member had earlier announced his retirement from politics after holding the seat for 10 years.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr Bryan Michael Doyle, MBA, GCMGT, LLB MP". Members of the NSW Legislative Assembly. Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 26 April 2011. 
  2. ^ Bertola, Vera (5 June 2010). "Bryan Doyle is Campbelltown's man on the thin blue line". Macarthur Chronicle (News Limited). Retrieved 3 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Bryan Doyle". 2011 NSW candidates. Liberal Party of Australia. Retrieved 3 April 2011. 
  4. ^ a b {{cite news . At the 2015 election Bryan suffered a 14.1% 2pp swing back to labor. Greg Warren was elected. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electoral_district_of_Campbelltown | url = http://www.abc.net.au/elections/nsw/2011/guide/camp.htm | title = Campbelltown | work = NSW Votes 2011 | publisher = Australian Broadcasting Corporation | author = Green, Antony | date = 5 April 2011 | accessdate = 26 April 2011}}
  5. ^ "Liberal Bryan Doyle unseats Labor in Campbelltown". Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser (Fairfax Media). 26 March 2011. Retrieved 3 April 2011. 

External links[edit]

Parliament of New South Wales
Preceded by
Graham West
Member for Campbelltown
2011–2015
Succeeded by
Greg Warren