Mark McGowanHon Mark McGowan BA LLB MLA

Premier of Western Australia, Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

Mark McGowan was elected Premier of Western Australia on March 11, 2017, and sworn in as the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade on March 17, 2017.

Mr McGowan is also the current Minister for Public Sector Management; and Federal-State Relations.

He was first elected to the Western Australian Parliament in 1996 and has previously served as Minister for Education and Training; Environment; Racing and Gaming; and Tourism; among others.

 

Alannah MacTiernanHon Alannah MacTiernan BA LLB BJuris JP MLA

Minister Assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

Alannah MacTiernan served in the Western Australian Parliament from 1993 to 2010, returning in 2017 after serving as the Member for Perth in the Australian Federal Parliament from 2013 to 2016.

Ms MacTiernan is also the current Minister for Regional Development; and Agriculture and Food.

She has previously served as Minister for Planning and Infrastructure from  2011 to 2008.
 

Paul PapaliaHon Paul Papalia CSC MLA

Minister for Tourism; Defence Issues

Paul Papalia was elected to the Western Australian Parliament in 2007, following a 26-year career in the Australian Defence Force, primarily in the Navy and Special Air Service. 

Mr Papalia is also the current Minister for Racing and Gaming; Small Business; and Citizenship and Multicultural Interests.

He has previously served in a number of shadow ministries including tourism, corrective serves, and education.
 

Bill JohnstonHon Bill Johnston MLA

Minister for Asian Engagement

Bill Johnston was elected to the Western Australian Parliament in 2008, after a lengthy career in the union movement.

Mr Johnston is also the current Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Commerce and Industrial Relations; and Electoral Affairs.

He was previously Shadow Minister for State Development; Energy; and Mines and Petroleum.

Dave KellyHon Dave Kelly MLA

Minister for Innovation and ICT; Science

Dave Kelly was elected to the Western Australian Parliament in 2013, following a 20-year career in the union movement.

Mr Kelly is also the current Minister for Water; Fisheries; and Forestry.

He has previously served as Shadow Minister for Water; Fisheries; and Youth.