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About Cr Fiona
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Fiona Cunningham is proud to serve her local community as Councillor for Coorparoo Ward.
Fiona has a Bachelor of Communication (Journalism and Marketing) and early in her career worked as a radio and television journalist in regional centres. Fiona has since worked in community engagement, marketing and communications in the public and private sectors, but is most passionate about helping people and getting things done as Councillor.
Fiona is a proud southsider and lives in Coorparoo with her family. As Chair of the Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee she will be the first member of the Lord Mayor’s Civic Cabinet to have a baby in office.
She is known for her no-nonsense approach, her passion and pride in her community and an ability to bring people together for better outcomes.
Fiona supports and is involved in many local community organisations including Rotary, P&Cs and P&Fs, local environment groups, resident groups, and history and heritage groups.
Councillor Cunningham is the Chair of the Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee. She has a special interest in conservation as well as recreation in our natural areas and wants to ensure Brisbane remains a clean and green city for future generations.