Representative Barbara Ward Cooper serves in the Tennessee House of Representatives. You can see a list of all state legislators from Tennessee.
|Birth year||1929 |
|Leadership positions||Minority Caucus Secretary |
|Educational background||PhD, Religious Philosophy in Christian Psychology, Jacksonville Theological Seminary, 1999|
MS, Education, Tennessee State University, 1965
BS, Elementary Education, Tennessee State University, 1950
|Entry into politics||1950 |
|Political history||Minority Caucus Secretary, Tennessee State House of Representatives, 2011-present|
Representative, Tennessee State House, 1996-present
Candidate, Tennessee Legislature, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1994
Executive Committee, Shelby County Democrats, 1988-1990
Volunteer, Political Campaigns-National, State, Local, 1950-1986
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