Marlene Powell

People of Adelaide


Posted on 01 Sep 2019

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Marlene Powell was elected as Councillor of the Robe Ward in May 1987.

She served one term between 1987 – 89 and was a member of the Council’s Works and Parks Committee and its Policy and City Development Committee. A businesswoman, she owned and managed properties in the City, and was an advocate for its residents.

Celebrating 125 years of women's suffrage in South Australia.

Image: Adelaide Town Hall Portraits