Cr Jorge Jorquera

Yarraville Ward Councillor

Cr Jorge Jorquera

About Cr Jorge Jorquera

Cr Jorge Jorquera is a first-time Councillor for the City of Maribyrnong. He calls Santiago Chile and Footscray both home, and has raised two boys with his partner here in the West.

Cr Jorquera is a socialist, unionist, anti-racist and advocate for migrant communities, working class families and young people.

An educator and former School Council President at Footscray Primary, Cr Jorquera is passionate about reinvigorating the spirit of community solidarity that runs deep in the West.

Councillor appointments

Cr Jorge Jorquera is Council's appointee to the Youth Advisory Committee.