Chris Minns is the New South Wales Labor Leader and the Member for Kogarah. Born and raised in the St George area, Chris previously worked in politics, the charity sector and briefly as a retained firefighter while completing his studies. Chris joined the Labor Party as an 18 year old in 1998 and was elected as the Member for Kogarah in 2015. Chris has a BA from the University of New England and a Master’s Degree from Princeton University in the United States, where he won a full scholarship to complete his studies. He is married to Anna, a businesswoman and lawyer, and is the father of three boys.