List of famous female civil servants, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female civil servants list contains the most prominent and top females known for being civil servants. There are thousand of females working as civil servants in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic civil servants have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a civil servant then the people below should give you inspiration.
Olene S. Walker and Inger Trier are included in this list.While this isn't a list of all female civil servants, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female civil servants?" and "Who are the best female civil servants?"
Olene Smith Walker was Utah's 15th Governor. She was sworn into office on November 5, 2003, shortly before her 73rd birthday, as Utah's first, and, to date, only female governor. She is a member of the Republican Party. Walker's political background includes eight years in the state legislature including a term as Majority Whip. She served as the fourth Lieutenant Governor of Utah for the 10 years prior to becoming governor. She founded the Salt Lake Education Foundation and served as its director. She served as director of the Utah Division of Community Development. She has chaired the Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice, the Utah State Housing Coordinating Committee, the Governor's ...more on Wikipedia
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Dame Helen Frances Ghosh, DCB is Director General of the National Trust. She was formerly a British civil servant, and until November 2012 was Permanent Secretary of the Home Office, having moved from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs at the end of 2010. At the time of her appointment at Defra, she was the only female permanent secretary to head a major department of the British Government. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Farnborough, United Kingdomsee more on Helen Ghosh
Paula Corbin Jones is a former Arkansas state employee who sued U.S. President Bill Clinton for sexual harassment. Clinton entered into an out-of-court settlement, agreeing to pay Jones and her attorneys a total of $850,000, before the lawsuit was dismissed pre-trial on the grounds that Jones failed to demonstrate damages. The Paula Jones case precipitated Clinton's impeachment. Charges of perjury and obstruction of justice were brought against Clinton based on statements he made during the depositions for the Jones lawsuit. The specific statements were about the nature of his relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky, with whom he denied having a sexual relationship. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Lonoke, Arkansas, United States of Americasee more on Paula Jones
Jasmine Lee is a Philippine-born South Korean television personality, actress and civil servant. Elected as a proportional representative in South Korea's National Assembly in 2012, she is the first non-ethnic Korean and naturalized South Korean to become a lawmaker. ...more on Wikipedia
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