MLC - South Metropolitan Region / Parliament of WA
Simon O'Brien was appointed Shadow Minister for Electoral Affairs under Liza Harvey's Shadow Cabinet in 2019. Mr O'Brien has been the Liberal Party Member of the Legislative Council for the South Metropolitan Region since 1997. He became Minister for Transport and Disability Services in the new Barnett ministry in 2008. The ministry was reshuffled in 2010, after which O'Brien was instead appointed Minister for Finance, Minister for Commerce, and Minister for Small Business until 2013. In 2017, Mr O'Brien was appointed Deputy President of the Legislative Council.