Kathy Smith, Australian politician, Dead


Kathleen “Kathy” Smith died on May 31, 2017.
She was an Australian politician.
She served in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly as the member for Gosford for the Australian Labor Party from 2015 to 2017.
She was previously the chairman of Cancer Voices NSW, and has worked with organizations including the Consumers Health Forum, Medicines Australia, and Cancer Institute of NSW.
Smith was also a member of the Palmer United Party before being selected as the Labor candidate for the seat of Gosford in the 2015 election.
On February 14, 2017, she announced that a cancer she had previously been treated for had metastasised, and she would resign from Parliament to undergo further treatment.
Kathy Smith passed away in 2017.