Dee was elected as a Member of Parliament at the 2010 Victorian State election. Born in Box Hill Hospital, Dee grew up locally in Blackburn North and as a Member of Parliament, is giving back to the community which gave her a start in life. Dee’s roots are in the Electorate. Her family lived in Blackburn North and she went to Blackburn High School.
Having started a small business from scratch and struggling through some very tough times over 15 years, Dee understands the obstacles facing small business just in keeping the doors open. Supporting small business will always be a priority for Dee.