Appointment: February 2018 to February 2021
Therese Turner was born on Lord Howe Island. She has lived on the island apart from the years she spent completing her education in Port Macquarie and Sydney, a number of years working and educating her own children on the mainland.
Therese has worked in the tourism industry for all of her working life and enjoys the interesting guests and insights this affords.
Over the years, she has been involved in many community-based groups including the Parents and Citizens Association and Seventh Day Adventist Church.
This is Therese's first term as an elected islander. Therese looks forward to contributing to the Lord Howe Island Board and island community.