By Jill Nicholas

She's been a GP, a DHB member, an MP, held the role of EEOC, is now an MTS and, this week became an MNZM.

That's a whole heap of alphabet soup to un-jumble but before we do let's decipher who "she" is.

Answer: Jackie Blue who, last October, became "one of us" when she and husband, Dave Miller, made Tarawera their forever home.


Jackie's Rotorua connections run deep. Her mother's second marriage was to well-known local real estate agent Bill McHale, giving Jackie a whole heap of step-relatives she's closely bonded to.

But back to those acronyms