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Rosemary McKenna

Rosemary McKenna, British member of parliament.


  • McKenna, Rosemary was born in 1941 in Renfrewshire, United Kingdom.

  • Education

    • Diploma in primary education, Notre Dame College Education, Glasgow, Scotland, 1974.


    • Various secretary positions, 1958-1965. Teacher primary school, 1974-1994. Joined Labor Party, 1966, constituency vice-chair, 1976-1979, constituency chair, 1979-1985, member Scottish executive member of national local government committee, 1994-1996.

      Leader and convenor of housing, 1984-1988. Member Cumbernauld and Kilsyth District Council, 1984-1996. Member Convention Scottisch Local Authorities, since 1984, chair equal opportunities committee, 1988-1992.

      Member Cumbernauld Development corporation, 1985-1997. Provost, 1988-1992; chair arts and recreations committee, 1992-1994, vice president, 1992-1994, president, 1994-1996. Leader and convenor policy and resources, 1992-1994.

      Councilor North Lanarkshire Council, 1995-1997. Member Scottish Enterprise, 1993-1997, Committee of the Regions, 1993-1998. Chair Scotland Europa, Brussels, 1995-1997.

      Member of Parliament Cumbernauld and Kilsyth Constituency, 1997.



    Reading, travel, family gatherings.


    • Married; 4 children.
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