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also known as Jacqueline Jill Smith

British legislator

Jacqui Smith, British legislator.

Background

Smith, Jacqui was born on November 3, 1962. Daughter of Michael and Jill Smith.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Hertford College, Oxford, England.

Career

Teacher Arrow Vale High School, Redditch, England, 1986—1988, Worcester Sixth Form College, 1988—1990. Head economics Haybridge High School, Hagley, England, 1990—1997. Councilor Redditch Borough Council, 1991—1997.

Member of Parliament from Redditch, Inkberrow, Feckenham and Cookhill United Kingdom, since 1997, parliamentary under secretary of state Department Education and Employment, 1999—2001, minister of state for health, 2001—2003, minister of state for industry and regions, deputy minister for women and equality Department Trade and Industry, 2003—2005, minister of state for schools Department Education and Skills, 2005—2006, chief whip, 2006—2007, home secretary, 2007—2009.

Connections

Married Richard James Timney. Children: James, Michael.

father:
Michael Smith

mother:
Jill Smith

spouse:
Richard James Timney

children:
James Smith

Michael Smith