Member for Paterson
Meryl Swanson was born in Kurri Kurri Hospital and grew up in a hard-working Heddon Greta family. She now lives in Buchanan with her husband Nick and two girls, Lara 16 and Adelaide 12. Meryl understands our community and knows what we need to make it an even better place to live, work and raise a family.
During her career as a radio presenter, Meryl has always been someone we can count on to lend a hand in our community. She is the host of Kurri Kurri Carols by Candlelight, an ambassador for the Hunter Prostate Cancer Alliance and has assisted a number of other local organisations and charities.
Working with the Maitland Business Chamber, Youth Express, Hunter Region Organisation of Councils and Hunter Tourism, Meryl understands the challenges facing our community and will always put the Hunter region first.