O'NEIL, Clare EllenBiography for O'NEIL, Clare Ellen

Member for Hotham (Vic)

Australian Labor Party

Parliamentary Service

Elected to the House of Representatives for Hotham, Victoria, 2013 and 2016.

Parliamentary Positions

Member, Speaker's Panel from 25.3.15 to 9.5.16.

Committee Service

House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Industry from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Tax and Revenue from 4.12.13 to 9.5.16; Economics from 19.10.15 to 9.5.16; Economics supplementary member from 19.9.2018.

Parliamentary Party Positions

Shadow Minister for Justice from 23.07.16.

Shadow Minister for Financial Services from 28.6.18.

Party Positions

Member, ALP from 1997.

Secretary, ALP Caucus Economics Policy Committee from 2013.


Born 12.9.1980, Melbourne, Vic.


Qualifications and Occupation before entering Federal Parliament

BA(Hons), LLB(Hons) (Monash).

MPP (Harvard).

Dean's Scholar.

Fulbright Scholar.

Intern, Global Corporate Client Group, New York Stock Exchange 2007.

Policy Adviser, Office of the Commonwealth Treasurer 2008.

Engagement Manager, McKinsey and Company 2009-13.

Business Adviser, Marngarr Aboriginal Resource Centre 2011.

Local Government Service

Councillor, City of Greater Dandenong 2003-05.

Mayor, City of Greater Dandenong 2004.


Description: outer metropolitan.

Location: south-eastern Melbourne; it includes the suburbs of Bentleigh East, Dingley Village, Heatherton, Moorabbin, Springvale South, and parts of Clayton, Clayton South, Cheltenham, Keysborough, Murrumbeena, Noble Park, Oakleigh, Oakleigh South and Springvale.

Area: 75 sq km.

Electors enrolled: 99 994 (at 2.7.16).

Industries: light industry and commercial activity including light engineering and warehousing.

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