Mark Coulton

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Mark Coulton
Deputy Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives
Assumed office
30 August 2016
Preceded by Bruce Scott
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Parkes
Assumed office
24 November 2007
Preceded by John Cobb
Personal details
Born (1958-02-03) 3 February 1958 (age 59)
Sydney, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party National Party
Spouse(s) Robyn
Children 3

Mark Maclean Coulton (born 3 February 1958), an Australian federal politician, is a Member of the Australian House of Representatives representing the seat of Parkes, New South Wales, for the National Party of Australia. He was initially elected in 2007 and re-elected at the 2010 federal election. Coulton has been the Deputy Speaker of the House since 2016.

Coulton was educated at Warialda Public School then Farrer Memorial Agricultural High School where he matriculated with the Higher School Certificate before returning to the family farm and, later, starting his own farm with his wife. He was the mayor of Gwydir Shire Council from 2004 until 2007.

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Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
John Cobb
Member for Parkes