The Hon Ralph Willis AO

The Hon Ralph Willis AO is a life long resident of Melbourne’s west and represented the federal seat of Gellibrand in the Federal Parliament for 26 years. For 13 of those years, he was a Cabinet Minister in the Hawke and Keating Governments, holding the portfolios of Employment and Industrial Relations, Transport and Communications, Finance and Treasurer.

Mr Willis is also Chair of Western Health, Chair of the Construction and Building Industry Superannuation Fund (CBUS), Director of Melbourne City Opera, Director of the Mietta Foundation and a member of the United Nations High Level Panel on Youth Employment.