MLA, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Water; Fisheries; Forestry; Innovation and ICT; Science
Chris Tallentire MLA was elected to the Western Australian Parliament as Member for Gosnells in September 2008.
Chris lives in Thornlie and is a busy local representative, holding regular street corner meetings and getting things done.
Chris’s local office is next to the Westpac Bank on Spencer Road in Thornlie.
Prior to entering parliament, Chris was Director of the Conservation Council of WA where he led the Council's environmental campaigning, policy development and community engagement.
In this role, Chris worked on a wide range of issues - including climate change, biodiversity loss, water resource protection, air quality, river degradation, salinity, bushland protection and marine conservation.