Prior to entering Parliament, John was the Branch Secretary for the Transport Workers Union (Victoria/Tasmania) Branch.
John was inspired to run for Parliament due to the transformational and bold policy achievements of the Andrews Labor Government. He wanted to provide his 28 years’ experience representing working class people and their families, to create a better future.
John’s priorities as a Member of Parliament are ensuring that the people he represents in the Southern Metropolitan Region are given a fair go and treated with respect.
Participating, Legislative Council Environment and Planning Committee since August 2023
Participating, Legislative Council Legal and Social Issues Committee since August 2023
Member, Legislative Council Economy and Infrastructure Committee since February 2023
Leaflet map showing the electorate of Southern Metropolitan.
Other members for this area
Each region is made up of 11 districts, which have one member each.
John Pesutto | Hawthorn | Liberal Party
Michael O'Brien | Malvern | Liberal Party
James Newbury | Brighton | Liberal Party
Jess Wilson | Kew | Liberal Party
Nick Staikos | Bentleigh | Australian Labor Party