Jill White

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Jill White : biography

1941 –

Jacqueline Jill White, known as Jill White (born 1940/1941) is a former New Zealand Labour Party politician.

Member of Parliament

From 1993 until 1998, she was a member of Parliament for the Labour Party, first as MP for Manawatu and then as a list MP.

Local body politics

White was a councillor on Palmerston North City Council from 1983–1992. This was followed by some years in Parliament, a role which she resigned from in 1998 to become Mayor of Palmerston North. She held that post until 2001.