Minister for Child Protection; Women's Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services.
Simone is the State Labor Member for Fremantle, and the Minister for Child Protection; Women's Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence and Community Services.
As a Minister in the McGowan Labor Government, Simone is working to establish a whole-of-government approach to tackling the scourge of family and domestic violence, ensure that our state invests in children during the critical early years to build stronger families, and implement a Housing First approach to break the cycle of homelessness in WA.
Prior to her election in 2013, Simone worked in the union movement for over 22 years. Simone holds degrees in History from the University of Melbourne and Media from Murdoch University