• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4227

Spence, Judith Caroline

(1957 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 19 May, 1957, Brisbane Queensland Australia
  • Occupation Parliamentarian, Teacher


A member of the Australian Labor Party, Judy Spence was elected to the Parliament of Queensland as the representative for the electorate of Mount Gravatt in 1989. She is currently the Leader of the House in the Parliament as well as Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier and Minister for the Arts, Anna Bligh. She has held ministerial portfolios, which have included Police and Corrective Services and Seniors, since 1998.

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  • National Library of Australia
    • [Biographical cuttings on Judy Spence, politician, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]

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