Vanessa Goodwin

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Dr Vanessa Goodwin
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Member of the Tasmanian Legislative Council for Pembroke
In office
1 August 2009 – 2 October 2017
Preceded byAllison Ritchie
Succeeded byJo Siejka
Personal details
Born(1969-04-22)22 April 1969
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
DiedMarch 3, 2018(2018-03-03) (aged 48)
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Political partyLiberal Party of Australia
ResidenceHowrah, Tasmania
Alma materUniversity of Tasmania
ProfessionLawyer, criminologist

Vanessa Goodwin (22 April 1969 – 3 March 2018)[1] was an Australian politician. She was the Liberal Party member for the seat of Pembroke in the Tasmanian Legislative Council from the Pembroke by-election on 1 August 2009 until her resignation due to health reasons on 2 October 2017.

Goodwin died from brain cancer on 3 March 2018 in Hobart, Tasmania, aged 48.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Biographical details, Parliament of Tasmania
  2. "Former Attorney-General Vanessa Goodwin dies after a battle with brain cancer". The Mercury. 3 March 2018. Retrieved 3 March 2018.