Ms Burke served in the Australian Federal Parliament as the Member for Chisholm in the House of Representatives from 1998 to 2016, and was also the 28th Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives. She currently serves as a Member of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal. Anna had Committee service in the Federal Parliament, including serving as a member of the Joint Statutory Committee on Corporations and Financial Services and the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economic, Finance and Public Administration. Prior to Anna's parliamentary career, she was an Industrial Officer with VicRoads, Victorian University of Technology and the Financial Sector Union. She is Member of Risk Committee.