Cr Clarke is a third-generation resident of Ku-ring-gai and has represented Comenarra Ward since 2017.
He has a degree in Applied Chemistry (Hons, UTS) and a masters in Pharmaceutical Medicine (UNSW). He is currently completing a PhD in medicinal chemistry at UTS.
As a long-term resident of South Turramurra, Cr Clarke is passionate about protecting the character and charm that attracted his grandparents to building their family home in the area over 50 years ago.
Cr Clarke is currently Chair of the Flood Risk Management Committee and serves as a member on the Northern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (NSROC) and Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai PCYC Advisory Committee.