Mayor of Lake Macquarie

Popularly elected as Mayor of Lake Macquarie City Council in September 2012, Jodie is passionate about doing what she can to make our community a better place to live and work in.

Jodie was elected as the State Member for Charlestown in a by-election held in October 2014 and re-elected in March 2015.

In April 2015, Jodie was appointed as the Shadow Minister for:

  • Hunter
  • Women
  • Prevention of Domestic Violence and Assault
  • Early Childhood Education

Up until her election as Mayor, Jodie worked as an organiser for United Voice on the Big Steps in Early Childhood Education and Care campaign to have early childhood educators receive proper recognition and wages for the very important work they do.

Jodie lives in Charlestown and has been married for 24 years. She has two children currently at school.

Contact information

Jodie Harrison MP
02 4921 0223
02 4921 0215

Page last updated: 29 October 2015