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Candidate

  Jackie Ballard
Taunton
Liberal Democrat Spokesman on Prisons, Probation, Fire Service & Sexual Offences

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married October 11, 1975, Derek Ballard (marriage dissolved 1989)
1 daughter

Education
Monmouth School for Girls
London School of Economics (BSc social psychology)
Yeovil College (FE Teachers' Certificate)

Non-political career
Social worker, London Borough of Waltham Forest 1974-76
FE Lecturer in psychology, communication, information technology 1981-93
Council support officer, Association of Liberal Democratic Councillors 1993-97.

Electoral history
Contested Taunton 1992. Member for Taunton since May 1, 1997. Spokesman: Spokeswoman for: Local Government and Housing (Local Council Liaison) 1997-99
Women and Childcare 1997-99
Education and Employment (Employment and Childcare) 1999-2000
Home Affairs 2000-.

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