Jo Jorgensen

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Jo Jorgensen
Personal details
Born (1957-05-01) May 1, 1957 (age 62)
Greenville, South Carolina,
Political partyLibertarian
Alma materBaylor University
Clemson University

Joann Jorgensen (born May 1, 1957) 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%.


Jorgensen 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]

Jorgensen is now a Psychology lecturer at Clemson University.[3]


  1. ^ "Greenville Woman To Run For Vice President". Herald-Journal. July 11, 1996. pp. A3?. Retrieved 1 June 2012.
  2. ^ "Faculty and Staff Profile | College of Business and Behavioral Science, Clemson University, South Carolina". Retrieved 2015-05-19.
  3. ^ "Faculty | department = of Psychology | Clemson University".

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