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HUME, Edwina Jane (Jane)Biography for HUME, Edwina Jane (Jane)

Senator for (Vic)

Liberal Party of Australia

Committee Service

Senate Standing: Regulations and Ordinances from 01.09.2016 to 22.03.2018; Publications from 12.09.2016; Scrutiny of Bills from 12.09.2016 to 28.11.2016; Scrutiny of Bills from 15.02.2017; Procedure from 10.09.2018.

Senate Select: Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates from 01.12.2016; Lending to Primary Production Customers from 20.03.2017.

Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Economics: Legislation from 01.09.2016 (Chair from 01.09.2016); Economics: References from 01.09.2016; Environment and Communications: Legislation from 01.09.2016 to 27.03.2017; Environment and Communications: References from 16.02.2017 to 29.03.2017 (Substitute member from 16.02.2017 to 29.03.2017); Legal and Constitutional Affairs: Legislation from 27.03.2017.

Joint Statutory: Corporations and Financial Services from 12.09.2016 to 30.11.2016; Corporations and Financial Services from 16.11.2017; Public Accounts and Audit from 05.02.2018 to 22.03.2018; Law Enforcement from 10.09.2018.

Joint Standing: National Disability Insurance Scheme from 12.09.2016 to 17.08.2017; National Broadband Network from 15.09.2016; Trade and Investment Growth from 22.06.2017 to 12.02.2018; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 06.10.2018 to 21.10.2018.

Joint Select: Funding for Research into Cancers with Low Survival Rates from 01.12.2016.

Party Positions

Secretary, Armadale Branch, 2003-05

President, Armadale Branch, 2005-07

Delegate, State Assembly, 2007-16

Group Chair, LWC Canterbury Evening Discussion, 2007-11

Member, Administrative Committee, 2009-12

Chairman, Standing Committee: Communities Engagement, 2009-10

Secretary, Armadale Branch, 2009-16

Member, Liberal Women's Council Executive, 2010

Chairman, Standing Committee: Training, 2010-14

Delegate, State Council, 2011-16

Liberal Women's Council Dame Elizabeth Couchman Scholar, 2013

Member, Administrative Committee, 2013-15


Born 30.04.1971, Melbourne, Australia.

Qualifications and Occupations before entering Federal Parliament

B. Comm (Melb.)

Grad. Dip. Arts (Pol. Sci.), (Melb.)

Grad. Dip. Finance & Investment, (Securities Institute of Australia)

Company Directors Qualification (AICD)

Investment Research Manager, NAFM/ NAB, 1995-98

Private Banker, NAB, 1998-99

Senior Manager, Rothschild Australia, 1999-2003

Committee of Management, PANDA, 2005-06

Vice President, Deutsche Bank, 2008-09

Director, Royal Children's Hospital, 2011-16

Senior Strategic Policy Adviser, Australian Super, 2015-16

Director, Federation Square, 2015-16