Member / Liberal Party WA
Before the state election of March 2017, where he lost his seat, Hon. Joseph (Joe) Michael Francis was the Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services; Small Business; Veterans; Fisheries representing Jandakot as the Liberal MLA. Mr Francis was elected by the Jandakot electorate in 2008 and re-elected in 2013. Before entering Parliament, Mr Francis was a Naval Officer in the Royal Australian Navy (Submariner).