Steven Marshall

Steven Spence Marshall (born 21 January 1968) is an Australian politician serving as the 46th and current premier of South Australia. He has been a member of the South Australian Division of the Liberal Party of Australia in the South Australian House of Assembly since 2010, representing the electorate of Dunstan (known as Norwood before 2014).


Steven Marshall

Marshall in 2018
46th Premier of South Australia
Elections: 2014, 2018
Assumed office
19 March 2018
MonarchElizabeth II
GovernorHieu Van Le
DeputyVickie Chapman
Preceded byJay Weatherill
Leader of the Opposition in South Australia
In office
4 February 2013  19 March 2018
PremierJay Weatherill
DeputyVickie Chapman
Preceded byIsobel Redmond
Succeeded byPeter Malinauskas
Deputy Leader of the Opposition in South Australia
In office
23 October 2012  4 February 2013
Preceded byMitch Williams
Succeeded byVickie Chapman
Leader of the South Australian
Liberal Party
Assumed office
31 January 2013
DeputyVickie Chapman
Preceded byIsobel Redmond
Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Dunstan
Assumed office
15 March 2014
Preceded byDistrict established
Majority6.1%
Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Norwood
In office
20 March 2010  15 March 2014
Preceded byVini Ciccarello
Succeeded byDistrict abolished
Personal details
Born
Steven Spence Marshall

(1968-01-21) 21 January 1968 (age 53)
Woodville South, South Australia, Australia
Political partyLiberal Party of Australia (SA)
Spouse(s)Sue (divorced)
Children2
EducationEthelton Primary School
Immanuel College
Alma materUniversity of South Australia
ProfessionBusinessperson
Websitestevenmarshall.com.au

Marshall has been the Leader of the SA Liberals since February 2013, and was the Leader of the Opposition between 2013 and 2018. He had previously been the party's deputy leader from October 2012 to February 2013. Initially unsuccessful at the 2014 state election, Marshall led the opposition into government at the 2018 state election and on 19 March was sworn in as Premier by the Governor.