Fiona Phillips (politician)
|Member of the Australian Parliament|
|Assumed office |
18 May 2019
|Preceded by||Ann Sudmalis|
Fiona Evon Boyd
Nowra, New South Wales
|Political party||Australian Labor Party|
|Alma mater||University of Newcastle, University of New South Wales|
|Occupation||Business operations manager|
Phillips was born in Nowra, and completed a Bachelor of Economics at the University of Newcastle, then worked as an industrial relations officer for Sydney bank. She later became a business operations manager for the Department of Defence based at HMAS Albatross. She was the unsuccessful Australian Labor Party candidate for the New South Wales seat of South Coast in 2015, and unsuccessful for the federal seat of Gilmore in 2016, before being elected in Gilmore at the 2019 election, with a two-party-preferred swing of just over 3 points.
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