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Amy Tuck

Amy Tuck, American former lieutenant governor, academic administrator.

Background

  • Tuck, Amy was born on July 8, 1963 in Starkville, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Grady William and Mary (Boykin) Tuck.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1985. Postgraduate, Mississippi State University. Postgraduate, Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 1992.

      Juris Doctor, Mississippi College, 1989.

    Career

    • Legal assistant Ben. F. Hilburn Junior, Attorney at Law, Starkville, Mississippi, 1984-1985. Graduate assistant department political science Mississippi State University, 1986-1987. Law clerk Minor Buchanan, Jackson, Mississippi, 1987-1988, Deposit Guaranty National Bank, Jackson, 1988-1989.

      State senator district 15 State of Mississippi, 1990-1999, lieutenant governor, 2000—2008. Special assistant to president Mississippi State University, since 2008. Adjunct professor Wood Junior College, Mathiston, Mississippi, 1990-1995.

    Politics

    The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

    Views

    The family is encompassing a wider range of options than that of the two-generational unit of parents and children.

    Membership

    Member Oktibbeha County Voter Re-Registration Committee, Oktibbeha County Federation Democratic Women. Board directors Oktibbeha County American Cancer Society, 1991-1992. Member local relations committee Children and Family Services.

    Associate member National Museum Women in the Arts, 1992-1993. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Legislation Exchange Committee, American Society Public Administrators, National Conference State Legislature, National Order Women Legislators, Mississippi State University Alumni Association, Starkville Area Business and Professional Women's Club, Oktibbeha County Chamber of C., Gamma Beta Phi, Pi Sigma Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi (vice-magister 1988, historian 1988-1989).

    Connections

    • father: Grady William Tuck
    • mother: Mary (Boykin) Tuck
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    Born July 8, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1985
      Mississippi State University
    • 1989
      Mississippi College
    • 2008
      state senator district 15 State of Mississippi
    • 1984 - 1985
      Legal assistant, at Law
      Starkville, Mississippi, United States
    • 1984 - 1985
      Attorney, at Law
      Starkville, Mississippi, United States
    • 1986 - 1987
      graduate assistant, department political science Mississippi State University
    • 1987 - 1988
      law clerk, Minor Buchanan
      Jackson, Mississippi, United States
    • 1988 - 1989
      law clerk, Minor Buchanan
      Jackson, Mississippi, United States
    • 1990 - 1999
      state senator district 15 State of Mississippi
    • 2008
      special assistant, to president Mississippi State Univ
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