- Member for the Legislative Council
- Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation
- Minister for Water and the River Murray
- Minister for Climate Change
- Member of the Executive Council
Ian was born in Broken Hill and was educated at Gilles Plains High and Flinders University. He has worked as a Research assistant at Flinders Medical Centre, Youth Worker at CYSS, and Policy adviser. Before entering Parliament, Ian served as State Secretary of the ALP.
Ian’s policy interests include science and science education, industrial relations, social justice, the environment and sustainability.