Hugh McDermott MP lives in the State seat of Prospect with his wife Bettina and their young family. As the Labor Member for Prospect, he's ready to stand up for Western Sydney and make sure our area gets the attention it deserves.
Prior to his election to Parliament, Hugh worked as a Barrister and Director of Financial Crime Programs at the Australian Graduate School of Policing & Security, Charles Sturt University. His previous community involvement includes holding the positions of President of the Rotary Club of Wetherill Park, Trustee of the Smithfield RSL Sub-Branch (Hugh served 7 years with the Army Reserve), and as Brigade President and volunteer firefighter with the Rural Fire Service, Horsley Park.
The Liberals are making it harder and harder to get by and raise a family in our community. Hugh will: