Who Can I Vote For?

Jo Gideon

profile photo of Jo Gideon

Jo Gideon was the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate in Park Farm North in the Ashford local election. They were elected with 300 votes. Our volunteers have been adding information on Jo Gideon - here's everything we know so far!

Statement to voters

You deserve a strong voice representing your interests at Ashford Borough Council. Someone who listens to your issues - someone who will serve you well.

I offer experience as well as dedication: I was a district councillor for twelve years before moving to Ashford in 2016, so I know the way local government works. As a councillor in Ramsgate, I successfully campaigned to save our local post office and stopped the closure of the local recycling centre, as well as blocking back garden developments and inappropriate planning applications. I am keen to use my experience to serve Park Farm North.

I am a mother of three and have run my own businesses for over twenty years. I have worked in university innovation and enterprise centres, and have raised over a million pounds for good causes. I have worked with many disadvantaged groups and have led award winning projects helping young people into employment, small businesses, rural communities and vulnerable veterans.

I am ambitious for Ashford, and with your support, I will work to help shape this special town in the years to come, ensuring your priorities and concerns are represented, whilst backing new job opportunities and cultural facilities to ensure our community thrives.

This statement was added by Jo Gideon, their team, or by a Democracy Club volunteer, based on information published by the candidate elsewhere.

Latest tweets

Biographical summary

Undergraduate degree: German, University of Birmingham
Previous job: Leadership Consultant

Data supplied by Nesta. Something wrong? Let us know.

Ashford Conservatives

Jo Gideon's local party is the Ashford Conservatives.

@ashfordcca on Twitter

https://www.facebook.com/ashfordcca/ on Facebook

Ashford Conservatives's website

Email office@ashfordconservatives.com

Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The Ashford local election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Park Farm North
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Great Grimsby
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for Scunthorpe

That's all we know! Will you help us find more about this candidate?

Our volunteers have been working hard to add information on as many candidates as possible, but they need help.

If you can add information that should be on this page - such as Jo Gideon's CV - please use our crowdsourcing website to add it.

Add or edit details »

All elections where you live

Enter your postcode to get information about elections, your candidates and where to vote.

Did you find what you were looking for?

Can you tell us anything more?