Since 2009, Sophie has been Shadow Minister for Innovation, Industry and Science and is the first woman to have held this position and a member of Shadow Cabinet.
She was elected in 2001 and in the three subsequent federal elections as the Member for Indi.
Sophie grew up working in the family milk bar from the age of 12. She graduated from the University of Melbourne with Bachelor degrees in Law and Commerce and a Masters degree in Law. Before entering Parliament Sophie was a barrister.
Sophie married Greg Mirabella in June 2006, and the couple have two daughters, Alexandra, born in 2008 and Katerina, born in 2010. She is also stepmother to two teenage girls. The family live on their rural property at Wangaratta East.
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