Mary Evelyn Parker

Mary Evelyn Dickerson Parker was a Democrat who served as the Louisiana state treasurer from 1968 to 1987, the first woman to have held the position. Prior to her tenure as treasurer, Parker, a long-term resident of Baton Rouge, held several appointed positions in state government. She was an integral part of the Long faction and a close friend and strategist for both Governor Earl Kemp Long and his wife, Blanche Revere Long, and later for Governor John J. McKeithen. ... more on Wikipedia

Mary Evelyn Parker is also found on...

Famous Female Journalists Famous Female Politicians List of Famous Louisiana Politicians Famous Northwestern State University Alumni Famous Female Businesspersons