Party affiliation: Green Party
United States Representative, former United States Representative from Georgia, United States Representative from Georgia
Cynthia Ann McKinney, former United States Representative from Georgia. Achievements include the first African American woman elected to Congress from Georgia. Named a Diplomatic fellow, Spellman College, 1984; named one of Most Influential Black Americans, Ebony magazine, 2006; recipient Edgar Wayburn award, Sierra Club, 1998, Outstanding Contribution award, National Organization Sierra Leonians in N American, 2000.
Former instructor Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta Metropolitan College. Member Georgia House Representatives, 1988-1992, United States Congress from 4th Georgia district, 1993—2003, 2005—2007, member committee on armed service, committee on budget. Member Human Immunodeficiency Virus Health Services Planning Council, Atlanta, 1991—1992.
Frank H.T. Rhodes visiting professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 2003—2004.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
1988 - 1992
1993 - 2003
2005 - 2007
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