|87th Governor of Connecticut|
July 1, 2004 – January 5, 2011
|Preceded by||John Rowland|
|Succeeded by||Dan Malloy|
|105th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut|
January 4, 1995 – July 13, 2004
|Preceded by||Eunice Groark|
|Succeeded by||Kevin Sullivan|
|Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives|
from the 107th district
January 1985 – January 1995
|Preceded by||David Smith|
|Succeeded by||Scott Santa-Maria|
Mary Carolyn Reavis
June 16, 1946
Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
(m. 1967; died 2014)
|Education||Old Dominion University|
Western Connecticut State University
Mary Carolyn "Jodi" Rell (born Mary Carolyn Reavis; 16 June 1946) is an American Republican politician. She was the eighty-seventh Governor of the Connecticut. Rell was Governor from 2004 to 2011. Before that, she was Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut under John G. Rowland. Rowland resigned during a corruption investigation. Rell was the second female Governor of Connecticut, after Ella Grasso. She was replaced in 2010 by Dannel Malloy.
References[change | change source]
- "M. Jodi Rell: The Accidental Governor". The Hartford Courant. December 26, 2010. Retrieved December 11, 2020.