Interview with Jane Kidd, September 26, 2017
Collection: Two-Party Georgia Oral History Project
Jane Kidd is the daughter of former Georgia Governor Ernest Vandiver and his wife, Betty Vandiver. She is a graduate of Grady College at the University of Georgia and became politically active on the Lavonia City Council as well as managing the successful U.S. congressional race for Democrat Don Johnson in 1992. She served as Johnson’s district director from 1993 to 1995. Kidd was elected to the 115th District in the Georgia State House of Representatives in 2004, and was elected as chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Georgia in 2007 where she managed Democratic turnout in the 2008 and 2010 election cycles.
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Jane Kidd and Ashton Ellett, “Interview with Jane Kidd, September 26, 2017,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed December 7, 2022, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL425TPGA/RBRL425TPGA-012.