Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC)

Representative for North Carolina, Democrat, NC-12

Alma Adams


Home town: Charlotte
Born: May 27, 1946
Born in: High Point, NC
Occupation: Professor, Artist, Teacher
Religion: Baptist
Marital status: D
Previous political experience: Greensboro City Board of Education, 1984-86; Greensboro City Council, 1987-94; NC House, 1994-2014; US House, 2015-present
Elected in year: 2014
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 2 children
Education: PhD OH St. Univ., 1981
Ethnicity: African American


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Facebook Address: CongresswomanAdams



  • Nutrition, Oversight and Department Operations
  • Nutrition, Oversight and Department Operations

Education and Labor

  • Civil Rights and Human Services
  • Higher Education and Workforce Investment
  • Workforce Protections
  • Workforce Protections

Financial Services

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Oversight and Investigations


Washington, D.C. Office:

2436 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-3312
Phone: 202-225-1510
Fax: (202) 225-1512

Charlotte Office:

801 E. Morehead St., Suite 150
Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone: 704-344-9950
Fax: (704) 344-9971