No. 2 – Michelle Falstein
Michelle Falstein has resided in the Woollahra area for more than 30 years, having raised her four children with her husband Rob in Bellevue Hill. From learning to swim at Wylie baths to fundraising at the local schools her and her children attended, Michelle is weaved into the fabric of the Woollahra municipality.
Michelle holds bachelor’s degrees in Arts/Law and Science, and a Masters in Environmental Law. She practiced as a solicitor in the Sydney CBD for more than 30 years.
Michelle places emphasis on preserving and expanding Woollahra’s green spaces and public buildings, ensuring future generations have the chance to enjoy the local amenity as much as she and her family have. Michelle was a community member for the Cooper Ward, Woollahra Local Planning Panel (2018-2020) and a Founding Member and the first President of the Cooper Park Community Garden.
Most recently, Michelle held the position of Secretary for the NSW Council for Civil Liberties, protecting the rights and liberties of citizens across New South Wales. She now looks forward to turning her attention closer to home, representing the interests of people in the local area that is closest to her heart.