Linda Jean Kirk

Born
24 May 1967
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Occupation
Industrial officer, Lawyer, Parliamentarian, Solicitor and University teacher
Jurisdiction

A member of the Australian Labor Party, Linda Kirk was elected to the Senate of the Parliament of Australia representing South Australia in 2001. She served for one term only as she lost Party pre-selection for the 2007 federal election. She held the position of Deputy Opposition Leader in the Senate from Juy 2005 until February 2008. She retired from the Senate in June 2008. Before entering parliament, she served as a councillor on the Adelaide City Council from 1998-2000.

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Kirk, Linda (1967-)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-584277.

Prepared by Rosemary Francis