Andrew Tink


Andrew Tink

Andrew Arnold Tink BA LLB MP (born 13 July 1953) was an Australian politician, serving as a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1988 to 2007.

Tink was educated at Sydney Grammar School and was an exchange student at Los Altos High School, in Los Altos, California. There he was the Vice President of the Student Body and was voted class politician. He received a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws from the Australian National University. He was previously a barrister. He is married with two sons.

Tink represented Eastwood from 1988 to 1999 and Epping from 1999 to 2007, for the Liberal Party of Australia. [cite web
title =Mr Andrew Arnold Tink, BA, LLB MP
work =Members of Parliament
publisher =Parliament of New South Wales
url =http://www.parliament.nsw.gov.au/Prod/Parlment/Members.nsf/d890a06557517cedca256e700008765e/72a5d005ea560ec04a256745000165a0!OpenDocument
accessdate = 2007-02-25
] He resigned as shadow Attorney General on 20 March 2006, citing health and personal reasons, and did not contest the 2007 State election. [cite news
title =Off pace and increasingly testy: Tink
publisher =The Sydney Morning Herald
date =14 March 2006
url =http://www.smh.com.au/news/national/off-pace-and-increasingly-testy-tink/2006/03/14/1142098443703.html
accessdate =2007-02-25
] . He was succeeded by Liberal candidate Greg Smith SC who reclaimed the seat in the 2007 state election.

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