Biography

Melissa McIntosh has spent her working life serving the community and helping those in need.

She was born in Nepean Hospital, went to Western Sydney University and met her husband, Stuart, locally. Together, they have three children - Byron, Coby and Summer.

Working in the leadership team of a Penrith not-for-profit, Melissa has been a strong advocate for affordable housing. She knows how to listen and deliver for the community.

Melissa understands the pressures facing local families. She will fight for better transport infrastructure to ease congestion.

Melissa is passionate about boosting local tourism and sports and recreational facilities, to encourage healthy lifestyles and opportunities in the region.

Melissa understands the importance of backing small businesses to create local jobs, so more people can work close to where they live. That’s why she supports the Liberal plan which is delivering tax relief for over 13,000 local small businesses.

The Liberals are also delivering tax relief for over 75,000 workers in Lindsay, to encourage hard work and help with cost of living pressures.

Melissa understands a strong economy is the key to guaranteeing record investments for local schools, hospitals and other essential services.

From Melissa

Anthony Albanese has still not learnt the lessons of Labor’s policy failures and the need for a consistent approach on border protection.

Sep 04

Under the Morrison Government bulk billing is at a record high. Read more at: http://lbr.al/whf0

Sep 04

Did you know 28% of child sex offenders sentenced in Australia last year did not serve one day in jail? That’s just not OK, not even close and it has to change. These offenders are the lowest of the low and we’re going to ensure they go to jail with new mandatory sentencing laws. We owe it to our kids to protect them. What’s more, the most serious offenders could be jailed for life under our new laws we’re going to introduce to Parliament next week.

Sep 03

Today is Australian National Flag Day, marking the anniversary of the day our flag was first flown.

Sep 03