Dr Michelle Byrne B.Med.Sci.(Hons), PhD (UTS), LLB,


About Me:

Education & Training

A little bit more about Michelle:

  • Medical scientist by profession.
  • Holds a PhD in drug resistance in cancer cells.
  • Studied and worked for the University of Technology Sydney for 10 years in cancer and diabetes research.
  • Committed full-time to Local Government upon her election as the youngest ever Mayor of The Hills Shire in 2012. 
  • Served as Mayor from 2012-2014 and 2015-2016, prior to being elected as the first popularly elected Mayor of the Hills in September 2017. 
  • Now honoured with the title Emeritus Mayor.