• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4271

Kiernan, Betty Margaret

(1955 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 27 August, 1955, Mt Isa Queensland Australia
  • Occupation Local government councillor, Parliamentarian


A member of the Australian Labor Party, Betty Kiernan was elected to the Parliament of Queensland as Member for Mt Isa in 2006. She was re-elected in 2009 and currently holds the position of Deputy Government Whip. Before her election to parliament she served as a local government councillor for the Shire of Cloncurry from 1981-1990.

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