Janine Freeman was elected to Parliament at the September 2008 State Election as the local member for Nollamara, representing Alexander Heights, Nollamara, Mirrabooka, Koondoola, Westminster and parts of Dianella.
Following the redrawing of boundaries, the seat of Mirrabooka was created, which includes Balga, Westminster, Alexander Heights, Mirrabooka, Koondoola and parts of Ballajura.
Janine's working history is in representing the interests of working people.
Having worked for the Liquor Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union (now United Voice), as a board member of HESTA superannuation fund and on the WA Workcover board, Janine has gained a good understanding of the issues that affect the residents of the Mirrabooka electorate.
As a community minded volunteer, Janine has worked for a number of community groups including the management committee of community legal centres.
Since being elected Janine has attended many community events and worked with residents in the electorate on their concerns.
You can read Janine's inaugural speech here.