Alison Xamon is the Greens Member for the North Metropolitan Region having first been elected as the Member for the East Metropolitan Region in 2008. Alison is a lawyer with a background in industrial, Equal Opportunity and Human Rights law. Alison worked for many years in the union movement for both blue and white collar unions. Alison also worked as a senior advocate in suicide prevention and mental health and held a number of key roles including as President for the WA Association for Mental Health, the Vice Chair of Community Mental Health Australia, a Director of Mental Health Australia, a Member of the Ministerial Council for Suicide Prevention and as the Co-Lead for the State-wide Mental Health Network for the Department of Health.
Alison is currently the Greens spokesperson for Alcohol and Other Drugs, Animal Welfare, Child Protection, Community Services, Consumer Protection, Corrective Services, Disability, Education, Training, Electoral Affairs, Gambling, Family and Domestic Violence, Health, Industrial Relations, Integrity of Government, Law and Order, Mental Health, Multicultural Affairs, Pay Equity, Public Sector, Seniors and Ageing, Sexuality and Gender Diversity, Suicide Prevention, Training and TAFE, Volunteering, Worker Safety, and Youth. She is also a Member of the Joint Standing Committee oversighting the Corruption and Crime Commission and is the Chair of the Parliamentary Inquiry into Alternative Approaches to addressing illicit drug use.
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