Anthony has been a member of the NSW Legislative Council since March 2019. He is currently serving as Parliamentary Secretary for Customer Service and Digital Government, Emergency Services and Youth Justice.
Anthony’s policy interests include public education, workplace health and safety, employment law, human rights, cooperatives and community engagement. He has always been a strong supporter of rank-and-file democracy, social justice and the struggle against discrimination and prejudice.
Prior to entering parliament, Anthony engaged in a variety of industrial and policy roles within the Australian union movement. He has worked for the CFMEU Forestry division, the Public Service Association and the Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance. Anthony was also a long-term member of the NSW Labor Administrative Committee.
He is a member of the Auburn-Lidcombe Branch.