Helen Carter-Jones

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The Right Honourable
Helen Carter-Jones
Speaker of the House of Assembly
Assumed office
17 April 2012 (2012-04-17)
Monarch Geoffrey VII
Preceded by Henry Unsworth
Personal details
Born (1956-04-06) 6 April 1956 (age 65)
Swanbrook, DEVX
Political party      None (Speaker)
Religion Christian (Ingerian)

The Right Honourable Helen Yvette Carter-Jones KC MHA EC (born 6 April 1956) is a prominent politician and the current Speaker of the House of Assembly. Prior to her election as speaker, Carter-Jones was a Democratic Party Member of the House of Assembly since the 2000 general election, when she was elected to the electoral district of Rocky River—Yarrowyck in Centralia.

Elected speaker in April 2012, Carter-Jones is the second woman to hold the post of speaker since the post was established in 1854.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sir Henry Unsworth
Speaker of the House of Assembly
2012 – Present
Order of precedence in New Ingerland
Preceded by
Sebastian Vincent
as Vice-President of the Executive Council
Order of Precedence
Speaker of the House of Assembly
Succeeded by
The Lord Irwin
as Chief Justice of New Ingerland