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Adam Giles
10th Chief Minister of the Northern Territory
Elections: 2016
In office
14 March 2013 â€“ 31 August 2016
Monarch Elizabeth II
Deputy Dave Tollner (2013–14)
Peter Chandler (2014–15)
Willem Westra van Holthe (2015–2016)
Peter Styles (2016)
Preceded by Terry Mills
Succeeded by Michael Gunner
Administrator

Sally Thomas
John Hardy

Leader of the Country Liberal Party
In office
14 March 2013 â€“ 2 September 2016
Deputy Dave Tollner (2013–14)
Peter Chandler (2014–15)
Willem Westra van Holthe (2015–2016)
Peter Styles (2016)
Preceded by Terry Mills
Succeeded by Gary Higgins
Member of the Northern Territory Parliament
for Braitling
In office
9 August 2008 â€“ 27 August 2016
Preceded by Loraine Braham
Succeeded by Dale Wakefield
Personal details
Born Adam Graham Romer
(1973-04-10) 10 April 1973 (age 43)
Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
Political party Country Liberal Party
Residence Alice Springs
Cabinet Giles Ministry

If someone comes to me, any community in the Northern Territory, with a viable economic future, and says, 'We want to be part of a bold new approach,' I'll put them down as a major project, and I'll do everything I can to help them out.
Adam Giles
People want development. Not everyone knows what it means. Same as jobs. Not everyone knows what a job is, but people want jobs.
Adam Giles
If you've got kids who aren't being looked after by their parents, there's only so many times you can try and intervene to get that right.
Adam Giles
I have never declared myself an Indigenous politician; I am not an Indigenous Chief Minister.
Adam Giles
I worked from 12 to 17, six years in a bakery. I was a pastry cook.