Jill Quigley

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Jill Quigley
Kansas House of Representatives District 17
Former representative
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Nursing
Jill Quigley was a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 17th District. She served from 2009-2011.

Prior to her election, Quigley worked in various nursing positions for over 35 years. Currently she is an outreach coordinator with Southwest Boulevard Family Healthcare. She received her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Missouri and her M.S. in Nursing from the University of Michigan.[1]

Quigley is a member of the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties and has served in numerous positions on the PTA of Rising Star Elementary School, Trailridge Middle School, and Shawnee Mission Northwest High School.

She has been married to her husband Jim since 1975, they have three children.

Policy positions

Quigley's website lists her legislative priorities as keeping public schools strong, inproving access to health care, and keeping the state's economy strong.[2]

She refused to take Project Vote Smart's 2008 Political Courage Test. The test, which is administered to all candidates for presidential, congressional, gubernatorial, and state legislative offices, asks one central question - "Are you willing to tell citizens your positions on the issues you will most likely face on their behalf?"[3]

  • H 2245 Fair credit reporting act, credit freeze. 02/05/2009
  • H 5003 Kansas constitutional amendment; equal rights; no discrimination based on sex. 01/23/2009[4]

Committee assignments

While a member of the Kansas House of Representatives, Quiqley served on the following committees:



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

In the August 3rd primary election, Quigley was defeated by Republican primary opponent Kelly Meigs by a margin of 1,934 to 1,694.


On November 4, 2008, Quigley was elected to the 17th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Ed Coleman (D) and Michael Kerner (L).[5] Quigley raised $31,568 for her campaign, while Coleman raised $86 and Kerner raised $0.[6]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 17
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJill Quigley (R) 7,790 61.8%
Ed Coleman (D) 4,152 32.9%
Michael Kerner (L) 652 5.1%

Campaign donors

In 2008 Quigley collected $31,568 in donations.[7]

Her five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Quigley, Jill $3,000
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce $1,650
Kansans for Lifesaving Cures $1,000
Kansas National Education Association $1,000
Kansas Medical Society $1,000

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7682

Email: jill.quigley@house.ks.gov

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kansas House of Representatives District 17
Succeeded by
Kelly Meigs (R)