Party affiliation: Democrat
Alma Jean Carney, American health center director. Recipient Outstanding Services award, Tennessee Association Retarded Citizens, 1978; Minority scholar, University Tennessee, 1973. Member of American Public Health Association, National Association Community Health Center, Tennessee Primary Care Advisory Board, Association Primary Health Care Centers (treasurer), Public Health Association, Tennessee Voters Council.
County agent children Peabody College, Nashville, Brownsville, 1975. Eligibility counselor Tennessee Department Human Services, Brownsville, 1976. Health planner Douglas Community Health Recreation Council, Stanton, Tennessee, 1977—1979, project director, since 1979.
Secretary National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1978—1979, chairman housing affairs, 1988.