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Hon Margaret Anne Bernadette Rowe


Principal Honours
Birth
Date: 1949
Place: Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Arrival in WA
Parents
Daughter of Archibald Richard Trahair and Margaret Mary Brock
Marriage and Family
Married
Children: one son and one daughter
Death
Date:
Place:
Cemetery:
Cause of Death:
Religion
Not stated
Education
St Mary's Convent School
Occupation
Electorate officer
Employment History
Administration officer, Chapman Valley Primary School 1978–1984
Personal assistant Mid-West Development Commission 1984–1996
Electorate officer
Hon Kevin Minson MLA 1996-2001 and Jeremy (Jamie) Edwards MLA 2001–2005
House
MLC
Local Government Service
Greenough Shire Council 1994, 1997-2004 (deputy president for two years)
Party
Liberal
Date Elected
22 May 2005
Inaugural Speech
Inaugural Video
Speeches
Search for speeches by Margaret Anne Rowe
Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
2007
Electorate
Agriculture
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC Agriculture Region 22 May 2005–22 June 2007. Elected to the Thirty-seventh Parliament for Agricultural Region on 26 February 2005 (for term commencing 22 May 2005). Resigned on 22 June 2007.

Committees
  • Member Joint Standing Committee on Corruption and Crime Commission 22 May 2005–22 June 2007

Office
  • Shadow Spokesperson for Heritage 22 May 2005–4 February 2006
  • Shadow Spokesperson for Science 4 February 2006–8 April 2006
  • Shadow Spokesperson for Heritage 8 April 2006–22 June 2007
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Nominee Telstra Small Business Award 2003
Qualifications
References
D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume two 1930-2010, Western Australian Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2011, Addendum, p. 4
Parliament of Western Australia, Former Members, Parliament of Western Australia website, accessed 21 May 2014.
Further Information
Chapter 62. Margaret Rowe Making a Difference.pdf