Joan Kelly Horn

Joan Kelly Horn ( born October 18, 1936 in St. Louis, Missouri) is an American politician. Between 1991 and 1993, she represented the state of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Joan Horn attended until 1975, the University of Missouri. Then she founded two preschools, whose management took over. Between 1973 and 1977 she served as Head of Department of the University of Missouri for internal programs. From 1977 to 1980 she supervised the project and energy-saving building retrofits in St. Louis County. Then she was up to 1982 contractors for housing services in St. Louis ( Housing Authority ). From 1975 to 1990, she also launched a consulting firm.

Politically, Joan Horn joined the Democratic Party. Since 1982 it belongs to the State Board of their party. She was also a member of the party executive in St. Louis County. In the congressional elections of 1990, it was in the second electoral district of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where they became the successor of Jack Buechner on 3 January 1991. Since it has not been confirmed in 1992, she was able to complete only one term in Congress until January 3, 1993.

In 1996 she applied unsuccessfully to return to Congress. She now lives in St. Louis.