Jane Dee Hull
Jane Dee Hull
|20th Governor of Arizona|
September 5, 1997 – January 6, 2003
|Preceded by||Fife Symington|
|Succeeded by||Janet Napolitano|
|16th Secretary of State of Arizona|
January 2, 1995 – September 5, 1997
|Preceded by||Richard D. Mahoney|
|Succeeded by||Betsey Bayless|
|36th Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives|
January 2, 1989 – July 1992
|Preceded by||Joe Lane|
|Succeeded by||Mark Killan|
|Member of the Arizona House of Representatives|
from the 18th district
January 8, 1979 – October 1993
Jane Dee Bowersock
August 8, 1935
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Kansas, Lawrence|
Arizona State University
Jane Dee Hull (nee Bowersock; born August 8, 1935) is an American former politician and educator.
In 1997, she ascended to the office of Governor of Arizona following the resignation of Fife Symington, becoming the state's 20th Governor. Hull was elected in her own right the following year, and served until 2003. Hull was the first woman formally elected as Governor of Arizona, and the second woman to serve in the office after Rose Mofford. She is a member of the Republican Party.
References[change | change source]
- Purdum, Todd S. (September 5, 1997). "Once Again in Arizona, Secretary of State Is Suddenly Thrust Into the Job of Governor". New York Times. Retrieved April 20, 2009.
- "Governor's Information – Arizona Governor Jane Dee Hull". National Governors Association. Archived from the original on October 6, 2008. Retrieved April 20, 2009.
- "GOVERNOR Jane Dee Hull". Arizona Blue Book – Chapter 3. Secretary of State of Arizona. Archived from the original on December 2, 2003. Retrieved April 20, 2009.