Mr Andrew Wilkie MP

Mr Andrew Wilkie MP

Biography Parliamentary service Elected to the House of Representatives for Denison, Tasmania, 2010. Re-elected 2013, 2016. Elected to the House of Representatives for Clark, Tasmania,

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Mr Andrew Wilkie MP

Biography Parliamentary service Elected to the House of Representatives for Denison, Tasmania, 2010. Re-elected 2013, 2016. Elected to the House of Representatives for Clark, Tasmania,

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Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Denison, Tasmania, 2010. Re-elected 2013, 2016. Elected to the House of Representatives for Clark, Tasmania, following electoral redistribution, 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Intelligence and Security from 18.11.2010 to 5.8.2013.
  • Joint Select: Gambling Reform from 21.10.2010 to 24.6.2013; Australia Fund Establishment from 2.10.2014 to 25.6.2015.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Environment and Energy from 3.3.2020 to 31.8.2020 (Supplementary member from 3.3.2020 to 31.8.2020); Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 15.3.2021 to 22.6.2021 (Supplementary member from 15.3.2021 to 22.6.2021).
Personal
  • Born 8.11.1961, Tamworth, Australia
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • GradDipMgt ().
  • BA (University of New South Wales).
  • GradDipDefSt ().
  • Served in the Australian Army from 1980 to 2001.
  • Manager for Training Solutions at Raytheon Australia from 2000 to 2001.
  • Manager for Strategic Pursuits at Raytheon Australia, 2001.
  • Senior Strategic Analyst at the Office of National Assessments from 2001 to 2002.
  • Senior Transnational Issues Analyst at the Office of National Assessments from 2002 to 2003.
  • Writer from 2003 to 2008.
  • Small business owner from 2008 to 2010.
Military Service
  • Cadet, Royal Military College of Australia, Duntroon 1980-84.
  • Infantry Officer, Australian Army 1984-2001.
Electorate
  • Name: Clark
  • Location: The Division of Clark is centred on Hobart and consists of the: City of Glenorchy, City of Hobart, and part of the Municipality of Kingborough.
  • Area: 292 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 73,846 (at 7.6.2019)
  • Industries: Banking and retail, chocolate and confectionery, ship construction, brewery, zinc works, food and timber processing, heavy transport, wholesale trade, engineering works, glass products and port facilities at Hobart.
Publications
  • Axis of deceit, Black Inc., Melbourne: 2004.
  • Axis of deceit, revised edition, Black Inc., Melbourne: 2010.