National Executive

National Executive

The National Executive is the chief administrative authority of the Australian Labor Party, subject only to Labor's National Conference.

The National Executive is responsible for carrying out the decisions of National Conferences and administering the party between conferences amongst other specific roles as defined by the National Constitution. It meets at least three times a year.

National Executive is made up of the National President and National Vice Presidents (who are directly elected by Labor members), the Leader of the Federal Parliamentary Labor Party, the President of Australian Young Labor, the National Secretary and 20 members elected by National Conference.


Members of the ALP's National Executive:

  • Wayne Swan (National President)*
  • Mark Butler (National Senior Vice President)*
  • Mich-Elle Myers (National Junior Vice President)*
  • Paul Erickson (National Secretary)*
  • Anthony Albanese (Leader, Federal Parliamentary Labor Party)
  • Jason Byrne (Australian Young Labor President)*
  • Tim Ayres
  • Stephen Baker
  • Susie Byers
  • Nick Champion
  • Raff Ciccone
  • Kate Doust
  • Gerard Dwyer
  • David Gray
  • Rose Jackson
  • Tim Jacobsen
  • Graeme Kelly
  • Sue Lines
  • Tara Moriarty
  • Bob Nanva
  • Michael O'Connor
  • Michael Ravbar
  • Amanda Rishworth
  • Wendy Streets
  • Shannon Threlfall-Clarke
  • Linda White

*Non-voting members