Jo Jorgensen

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Jo Jorgensen
Personal details
Born (1957-05-01) May 1, 1957 (age 59)
Greenville, South Carolina,
Political party Libertarian
Alma mater Baylor University
Clemson University

Joann "Jo" Jorgensen was the United States Libertarian Party candidate for vice-president in the 1996 U.S. presidential election, the running mate of presidential candidate Harry Browne.[1] She was also a candidate for South Carolina's 4th congressional district in 1992 receiving 4,286 votes for 2.2%.


She received a BS in Psychology at Baylor University in 1979 followed by a Master's in Business in 1980. She began her career at IBM working with computer systems. She received a PH.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Clemson University in 2002.[2] She is now a Psychology lecturer at Clemson University in Clemson, SC.[3]


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Party political offices
Preceded by
Nancy Lord
Libertarian nominee for Vice President of the United States
Succeeded by
Art Olivier