About Steven Marshall

 

 

Steven Marshall was elected as the Member for Norwood in the South Australian Parliament in March 2010. He is the Leader of the State Liberal Party and Shadow Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation, the Arts, State Development and Veterans’ Affairs.


Prior to becoming the Member for Norwood, Steven was involved in the manufacturing industry, running his family’s furniture manufacturing business Marshall Furniture from 1997. At the time Steven became Managing Director, the business employed 200 people.


After successfully selling the business in 2001, Steven worked in various board and executive positions for a range of South Australian companies. Immediately prior to entering Parliament, Steven was employed as the General Manager of the Textile Division of iconic South Australian wool exporter Michell Pty Ltd.


Steven has also been involved in public service and community initiatives his whole life. He is the founding Chairman of Compost for Soils, a program started in SA that has subsequently been implemented nationally.


Steven is an Ambassador for SCOSA, having previously served on the Board for 5 years. He received a Centenary of Federation Medal for Services to the Disability Sector in 2001.

 

This is Steven's fourth year as a Board member for Reconciliation SA and he has recently become a White Ribbon Ambassador, supporting the campaign to end violence against women.  

 

Steven’s vision, experience and leadership is exactly what is needed to put South Australia’s economy back on track and ensure our better future for all South Australians.