|Member of the Welsh Assembly
for South Wales East
6 May 1999
|Preceded by||New Assembly|
18 June 1959 |
Usk, Monmouthshire, Wales
|Political party||Plaid Cymru|
|Alma mater||Harris Manchester College, Oxford|
Jocelyn Davies (born 18 June 1959, Usk, Monmouthshire, Wales) is a Plaid Cymru politician and a member of the National Assembly of Wales, list member for South Wales East since 1999. She was Deputy Minister for Housing and Regeneration. in the Labour/Plaid coalition government from 2007 - 2011.
After attending Newbridge Grammar School, she read Law at Harris Manchester College, Oxford. One of the first lay-inspectors of schools in 1993. Davies is married to Newbridge councillor Mike Davies. In 2004, she discovered tissue samples from their daughter, stillborn 16 years previously, were still being held in a Newport hospital.
Jocelyn has three children.
- "Assembly Member Biographies". National Assembly for Wales. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
- "Elections 2003: Welsh women making history; The National Assembly yesterday became the first elected governing body in the world to have women as half of its representatives. Here, The Western Mail profiles them all". Western Mail. 8 May 2003. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
|National Assembly for Wales|
|Assembly Member for South Wales East
|Deputy Minister for Housing
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