Anna Worthington

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Lady Madam Anna Worthington COA DOF
Duchess of Dank-upon-Bourn
Assumed office
14 October 2018
Emperor Adam I
Predecessor Office established
Successor Lord Gilmour
Minister of Patriotism
In office
25 November 2018 - 10 October 2019
President of the Storm Party
Assumed office
28 July 2019
Predecessor Lord Saunders
Birth name Anna Worthington
Citizenship United Kingdom, Empire of Adammia
Political party Liberal Democrats, Storm Party

Lady Madam Anna Victoria Worthington, 1st Countess of Serkatia Nova COA DOF is currently the Leader of the Opposition in the Empire of Adammia and the President of the Storm Party. She was formerly Minister of Patriotism.

Non-micronational life

Anna Worthington is a graduate of the University of Birmingham, where she studied Religion and Philosophy.

Micronational career

Worthington met Adam I, Emperor of Adammia through the University of Birmingham Liberal Democrats. She was made a Dame of the Order of the Meerkat in the Emperor's Birthday Honours list in February 2018. She later became a citizen and was invited to sit on the Ruling Council as Duchess of Dank-upon-Bourn. Despite originally supporting Lady Peace's Dank Party, she switched her support to Sir Juliano Saunders' Storm Party in the run-up to the 2018 elections. After Saunders won the election, he appointed Worthington as Minister of Defence and as Minister of Citizenship & Information.

Worthington oversaw the merger of her two departments into the unified Ministry of Patriotism in November 2018. Worthington soon become known for her views on Adammic foreign policy, which were considered radical even by the Storm Party's standards; she began to advocate for an Adammic military intervention in the neighbouring Kingdom of Wazakhstan in order to "liberate" the country of its "dictator", Ned Hilton, which put her at odds with the Emperor and with foreign minister Lord Maude. She also instigated a cross-party push to condemn Austenasia over its marriage laws in April 2019, which triggered a brief diplomatic incident.

In July 2019, Worthington successfully stood for the leadership of the Storm Party after Saunders stepped down. She was elected as party president on 28 July, defeating Lord Gurr, reportedly by a margin of 95% of party members. Worthington led the party into the 2019 general election, where the party performed worse than expected, winning 3 out of 13 seats. Worthington subsequently became Leader of the Opposition.

Honours

Anna Worthington
House of Worthington
Noble titles
Preceded by
Office established
Duchess of Dank-upon-Bourn
14 October 2018 - 29 August 2019
Succeeded by
Office disestablished
Preceded by
Office established
Countess of Serkatia Nova
21 September 2019 - present
Succeeded by
Incumbent
Political offices
Preceded by
Office established
Minister of Patriotism
25 November 2018 - 10 October 2019
Succeeded by
Lord Oscar Gilmour
Preceded by
Lord Helliker
Minister of Defence
23 October 2018 - 25 November 2018
Succeeded by
Office disestablished
Herself as Minister of Patriotism
Preceded by
Sir Asher Bond
Minister of Citizenship & Information
23 October 2018 - 25 November 2018
Succeeded by
Office disestablished
Herself as Minister of Patriotism
Party political offices
Preceded by
Lord Saunders
President of the Storm Party
28 July 2019 - present
Succeeded by
Incumbent

See also

Empire of Adammia
Ruling Council