Mark Ryan (Australian politician)
|Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
21 March 2009 – 24 March 2012
|Preceded by||New seat|
|Succeeded by||Darren Grimwade|
31 January 2015
|Preceded by||Darren Grimwade|
|Minister for Police and Emergency Services|
11 November 2016
|Preceded by||Bill Byrne|
29 December 1982 |
|Political party||Australian Labor Party|
|Spouse(s)||Holly Shine Ryan|
|Alma mater||University of Queensland|
Mark Thomas Ryan (born 29 December 1982) is an Australian politician who was an Australian Labor Party member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland from 2009 to 2012. He regained his seat in 2015.
Ryan was born in Nambour, Queensland, and attended St Eugene School and then St Joseph's College, Nudgee. He received a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Queensland and became a solicitor. In 2009, he was selected as the Labor candidate for the new seat of Morayfield and was elected. He lost his seat at the 2012 Queensland state election, but regained it at the 2015 election.
In December 2015 a cabinet reshuffle placed Mr Ryan in an extended cabinet, as Assistant Minister for State Assisting the Premier.
In November 2016, a cabinet reshuffle saw Mr Ryan promoted to senior cabinet as the Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services and the Minister for Correctional Services.
- "Mark Thomas Ryan". Retrieved 31 May 2009.
|Parliament of Queensland|
|New seat||Member for Morayfield
|Member for Morayfield
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