Log In

Anne Meagher Northup Edit Profile

commissioner , representative

Anne Meagher Northup, commissioner, former United States Representative from Kentucky.

Background

Northup, Anne Meagher was born on January 22, 1948 in Louisville. Daughter of James L. and Floy Gates (Terstegge) Meagher.

Education

Bachelor in Economics and Business, St. Mary's College Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 1970.

Career

Member Kentucky House of Representatives, Frankfort, 1987-1996, United States Congress from 3d Kentucky District, 1997—2007. Commissioner United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, Bethesda, Maryland, since 2009. Member finance advisory board Environmental Protection Agency, 1989-1993.

Member home economics advisory board University Kentucky College Agriculture, since 1992.

Membership

Member executive committee Partnership Kentucky School Reform, since 1990. Board directors Greater Louisville Public Radio, since 1993, Hospice Louisville, since 1994, Kentucky Cancer Consortium, since 1992. Member community advisory board Junior League Louisville, since 1993.

Active Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Member National Order Women Legislators, National Conference State Legislators, National Republican Legislation Conference, Institute Republican Women, Southern Legislation Conference (alternate from Kentucky to fiscal affairs and governmental committee), National Federation Indiana Business.

Connections

Married Robert Wood Northup, April 12, 1969. Children: David, Katherine, Joshua, Kevin, Erin, Mark.

father:
James L. Meagher

mother:
Floy Gates (Terstegge) Meagher

spouse:
Robert Wood Northup

child:
Mark Northup

child:
Joshua Northup

child:
Kevin Northup

child:
Erin Northup

child:
Katherine Northup

child:
David Northup