Lisa Neville was elected as the Member for Bellarine in 2002.
Lisa is the Minister for Police and Emergency Services and the Minister for Water in the Victorian State Government.
She is also the Minister for the Coordination of Environment, Land, Water and Planning – COVID-19.
Lisa has previously served as the first Minister for Mental Health in Australia and as Minister for Community Services and Senior Victorians from 2006-2010.
Her work prior to being elected was in the community sector, including as Manager of the Springdale Neighbourhood Centre in Drysdale, President of the Board of Barwon Health and Chairperson of the Barwon Network of Neighbourhood Houses.
She maintains a keen interest in issues and services for women and children, people with a disability and older Victorians.
Lisa is committed to the people of Bellarine, listening to their concerns and working with them and community organisations on the issues that matter to them.
She is a strong advocate for improved services and infrastructure for the growing population on the Bellarine Peninsula.
Lisa has a son Sam and they particularly enjoy watching the Geelong Cats wins together.