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Alma Grace STALLWORTH, American Michigan State Representative. NAACP; Black Women’s Forum of Detroit; National Black Child Development Institute; National Order of Women Legislators; National Black Caucus of State Legislators; Top Ladies of Distinction; Archdiocese of Detroit.


  • STALLWORTH, Alma Grace was born on November 15, 1932 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America. Daughter of Charles Russell and Lisbon Russell (née Burse).

  • Education

    • Highland Park Junior College, AA, 1955. Wayne State University, 1955, 1968 and 1981-1982. Merrill Palmer Institute, 1968.


    • Michigan State Representative, District 4, 1970-1974 and since 1983. Currently: Chairwoman, Public Utilities Committee, Assistant Majority Floor Leader, Member, Standing Committees on Education, Insurance, Senior Citizens, Retirement and Public Health. Member, Executive Committee, National Conference of State Legislators.

      Founder and Administrator, Michigan Legislative Black Caucus Foundation. Member, National Black Caucus of State Legislators. Professional career: Director, Oak Grove and Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Day Care, 1968-1969.

      Policy Associate, High Scope Education Reasearch Foundation, 1981 -82.


    Party affiliation: Democratic Party


    NAACP; Black Women’s Forum of Detroit. National Black Child Development Institute. National Order of Women Legislators.

    National Black Caucus of State Legislators. Top Ladies of Distinction. Archdiocese of Detroit.

    Clubs: Honorary Member, Alpha Kappa Alpha.


    • [{"type":"father","name":"Charles Russell"},{"type":"mother","name":"Lisbon Russell (née Burse)"},{"type":"spouse","name":"Thomas F. Stallworth"}]
    • father: Charles Russell
    • mother: Lisbon Russell (née Burse)
    • spouse: Thomas F. Stallworth
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