Patrick Gorman has spent his working life protecting the fair go.
Patrick, his wife Jess and their young son Leo live in North Perth.
As a local dad, Patrick is passionate about education funding, protecting Medicare and boosting local jobs in Perth.
His parents were both teachers. Patrick shares their values of fairness, opportunity and equality.
He was elected as the Federal Member for Perth in 2018.
Previously Patrick was Principal Adviser to Prime Minister Kevin Rudd. As State Secretary of WA Labor, Patrick lead the 2017 State Election campaign that elected Mark McGowan as Labor Premier of Western Australia.
Patrick has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Western Australia and a Bachelor of Social Science from Curtin University.