|North Carolina House of Representatives District 58|
|1994 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||20|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||North Carolina A&T University|
|Master's||North Carolina A&T University|
|Ph.D.||Ohio State University|
|Profession||Professor of Art|
Adams received her B.S. and M.S. from North Carolina A&T University. She later earned her Ph.D. from Ohio State University. Adams is a Professor of Art at Bennett College.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Adams served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Government, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Adams served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Adams served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Commerce, Small Business, and Entrepreneurship|
|• Local Government I|
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 58, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Alma Adams Incumbent||79.9%||32,895|
|Republican||Olga Morgan Wright||20.1%||8,294|
On November 2, 2010 Adams won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. She was opposed by Ralph Johnson in the primary election and defeated Darin Thomas in the November 2 general election..
|North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 58 (2010)|
|Alma Adams (D)||15,334||63.15%|
|Darin Thomas (R)||8,948||36.85%|
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 58|
|Alma Adams (D)||29,113|
|Olga Morgan Wright (R)||11,690|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Adams was up for re-election, she collected $118,384 in donations.
Her largest contributors in 2010 were:
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Alma Adams's campaign in 2010|
|North Carolina Medical Society||$8,500|
|Anesthesiologists Of The Triad||$8,000|
|Cornick, Philip R||$4,000|
|North Carolina Hospital Association||$4,000|
|Piedmont Radiologists For Quality Medical Care PAC||$3,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$118,384|
In 2008, Adams collected $65,842 in donations.
These were the largest contributors in 2008.
|GREENSBORO ANESTHESIA PHYSICIANS||$6,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION||$4,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA MEDICAL SOCIETY||$4,000|
|NORTH CAROLINA ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORS||$2,500|
|NORTH CAROLINA ADVOCATES FOR JUSTICE||$2,000|
|SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION||$2,000|
Adams currently resides in Greensboro, North Carolina.
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- Campaign website
- North Carolina House of Representative - Rep. Adams
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004, 1996
- Facebook page
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