Marie-Clare Boothby


Marie-Clare Boothby (born 20 February 1977) is an Australian politician in the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly.[1]

Marie-Clare Boothby

Member of the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly
for Brennan
Assumed office
22 August 2020
Preceded byTony Sievers
Personal details
Born (1977-02-20) 20 February 1977 (age 44)
Darwin, Northern Territory
NationalityAustralian
Political partyCountry Liberal Party
Spouse(s)John Burgess
Children2
ResidencePalmerston, Northern Territory

Boothby was born and raised in Darwin, and has since moved to live in Palmerston where she lives with her husband and two children.[1]

Prior to her political career, Boothby was a financial adviser, focusing on digital advertising opportunities.[2][3] She was also the chair of Territory Proud, an organisation of 350 local businesses.[4]

Boothby ran as a candidate in the 2016 Northern Territory general election in the seat of Blain, but lost with an almost 37.9% swing against the CLP.[5] She was subsequently elected to the seat of Brennan at the 2020 election.[6]

References


  1. "Marie-Clare Boothby Candidate for Brennan". Country Liberal Party of the Northern Territory. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
  2. Heaney, ABC News: Chelsea (30 August 2020). "Marie-Clare Boothby". ABC News. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
  3. "Marie Clare Boothby | Small Businesses | Asbas Digital Solutions Advisor". ASBASNT Digital Solutions. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
  4. "Digital Advice for Small Business". sites.google.com. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
  5. "CLP bets on mum for Blain in Territory election". www.ntnews.com.au. 11 July 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2020.
  6. Staff, Independent. "NT election 2020 candidates - Marie-Clare Boothby | NT Independent". ntindependent.com.au. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
Northern Territory Legislative Assembly
Preceded by
Tony Sievers
Member for Brennan
2020–present
Incumbent