The Hon Darren Chester MP Biography
- Elected to the House of Representatives for Gippsland, Victoria at by-election 28.6.2008, vice the Hon. PJ McGauran (resigned). Re-elected 2010 and 2013.
- Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence from 18.9.13 to 21.9.15.
- Assistant Minister for Defence from to 18.2.16.
- Minister for Infrastructure and Transport from 18.2.16.
- House of Representatives Standing: Petitions from 26.8.08 to 5.8.13.
- Joint Statutory: Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 26.8.08 to 19.7.10.
Parliamentary party positions
- Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Roads and Regional Transport from 14.9.10 to 18.9.13.
- State Councillor (Vic.), The Nationals 2002–04.
- Born 13.9.1967, Sale, Vic.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
- Newspaper and television journalist 1986–98.
- Self-employed marketing consultant 1998–2002.
- Executive Officer, Champions of the Bush 2002–04.
- Chief of Staff, PJ Ryan, MLA (Vic.) 2004–08.