Hugh McDermott

Dr Hugh McDermott lives in the State seat of Prospect with his wife Bettina and their young family. As the Labor Candidate for Prospect in the 2015 State Election, he's ready to stand up for Western Sydney and make sure our area gets the attention it deserves.

Hugh works as a Barrister and is Director of Financial Crime Programs at the Australian Graduate School of Policing & Security, Charles Sturt University. His 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.

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