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Former Member of the Danish ParliamentThe Conservative Party
Lene Espersen, born September 26th 1965 in Hirtshals, daughter of ship-owner Ole Peter Espersen and book-keeper Inger Tanggaard Espersen. Married to Danny Feltmann, MSc (Economics and Business Administration). Has the children Marcus, born in 2001, and Robert, born in 2003.
Spokeswoman on political affairs 1999-2001. The party's chairwoman September 27th 2008 - March 12th 2011.
Affiliations Student representative at the economic departmental council, Aarhus University 1985-1989. Vice-chairwoman of Denmark's Conservative Students 1986-1988. Candidate for the European Parliament 1994.
PublicationsAuthor of the children's book »Stygge krumpens skat«, 2005. Co-author of »Der er et yndigt land - Danmark rundt med Lene og Villy« (There is a Lovely Land - A Tour of Denmark with Lene and Villy) by Lars Vestergaard, 2008.
AwardsFemale Leader of the Year 2003. Awarded the Ting-Prisen 2004.
The biography is no longer updated from November 10th 2014.
Laura Holt Clemmensen