Terri Butler is the Shadow Minister for the Environment and Water. She has been in the parliament since the 2014 by-election in which she succeeded Kevin Rudd as the Member for Griffith.
During her time in the parliament she has worked on issues as diverse as innovation, supporting the AFLW, marriage equality, and employment services.
She holds a BA/LLB(Hons) from QUT and a Grad Dip Econ from UNE. Prior to entering the parliament she worked at the ASU, became a partner at a Queensland law firm, and then founded Maurice Blackburn’s Queensland employment and industrial law practice.