Olene S. Walker
Olene Smith Walker
|15th Governor of Utah|
November 5, 2003 – January 3, 2005
|Preceded by||Mike Leavitt|
|Succeeded by||Jon Huntsman, Jr.|
|4th Lieutenant Governor of Utah|
January 4, 1993 – November 5, 2003
|Preceded by||W. Val Oveson|
|Succeeded by||Gayle McKeachnie|
|Born||November 15, 1930|
Ogden, Utah, U.S.
|Died||November 28, 2015 (aged 85)|
Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
|Residence||St. George, Utah|
Olene Smith Walker (November 15, 1930 – November 28, 2015) was an American politician. She served as the 15th Governor of Utah. She was sworn into office on November 5, 2003, shortly before her 73rd birthday. She became Utah's first female governor. She was a member of the Republican Party.
References[change | change source]
- "Olene Walker, Utah's first female governor, dies at 85". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved November 28, 2015.[permanent dead link]