Party affiliation: Australian Democrats
Member, Campaigns Team, Australian Democrats, NSW, since 1980, Assistant Campaign Manager, 1984. Member, NSW Constitutional Review Committee of Australian Democrats, 1988-1990. Spokesperson for Australian Democrats on Foreign Affairs, Customs, Antartica, Housing and Arts, since 1990.
Senator for NSW, since 1990. Member, Senate Standing Committee on Privileges, Scrutiny of Bills, since 1990. Member, Senate Legislative Committee and General Purpose Standing Committee, Member, Committees on the Environment, Recreation and the Arts, Foreign Affairs, Defence and T rade, since 1990.
Member, Senate Committee on Migration Regulations, since 1991. Professional career: Research Officer and Private Secretary to Senator C. Mason, 1978-1987. Research Officer to Senator P. McLean, 1987-1990.