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Anna Burke

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28th Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives
In office
9 October 2012 – 12 November 2013
Monarch Elizabeth II
Prime Minister Julia Gillard
Kevin Rudd
Tony Abbott
Deputy Bruce Scott
Preceded by Peter Slipper
Succeeded by Bronwyn Bishop
Deputy Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives
In office
24 November 2011 – 9 October 2012
Preceded by Peter Slipper
Succeeded by Bruce Scott
In office
12 February 2008 – 28 September 2010
Preceded by Harry Jenkins
Succeeded by Peter Slipper
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Chisholm
In office
3 October 1998 – 9 May 2016
Preceded by Michael Wooldridge
Succeeded by Julia Banks
Personal details
Born
Anna Elizabeth Burke

1 January 1966 (1966-01-01) (age 55)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Labor Party
Spouse(s)
Steve Burgess (m. 1994)
Children Two
Residence Box Hill South
Education Presentation College, Windsor
Alma mater University of Melbourne
Monash University
Occupation Union representative, Politician

Anna Elizabeth Burke AO (born 1 January 1966) is a former Australian politician and current Member of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal. She was a member of the Australian House of Representatives from October 1998 to May 2016, representing the Division of Chisholm, Victoria. From October 2012 to November 2013, she was Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives.

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