|Member of the Legislative Council for Murchison|
|Born||4 March 1962|
Forrest was first elected in May 2005. Following her first six-year term, she was the only candidate to stand for election in Murchison in the 2011 periodic elections, and will be declared elected unopposed on 7 May 2011.
She has a background, and an ongoing interest, in nursing and midwifery.
- Ruth Forrest's maiden speech to parliament
- Parliamentary library profile
- Parliament of Tasmania biography
|Tasmanian Legislative Council|
| Member for Murchison