contact Representative Marion Scrymgour of Northern Territory

Marion Rose Scrymgour was an Australian politician who was born on September 13th, 1960, in Darwin, the capital of the Northern Territory. Her father was forcibly removed from his home as a child in Central Australia, and her mother was a Tiwi Islander. Scrymgour received her primary and secondary education in Darwin but initially did not pursue tertiary education, instead working in various office administration positions. Later on, she undertook correspondence courses as a mature age student in book-keeping, accounting, administration, and health economics. She served as director of the Wurli Wurlinjang Aboriginal Corporation, coordinated several trial community care programs around Katherine, and was Director of the Katherine West Health Board Aboriginal Corporation.

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