• Born Milwaukee, Wisconsin, July 25, 1966; 1 child.
  • Graduate Rufus King High School (Milwaukee), 1984; B.A. in English University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1990; J.D. Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, 1993.
  • Attorney.
  • Member: Alpha Kappa Alpha (Wisconsin State Connection Coordinator); National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women; National Black Caucus of State Legislators; NAACP.
  • Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District Commissioner, 2010–14.
  • Elected to Assembly in April 2003 special election. Elected to Senate since 2004.

Member of Historical Society of Wisconsin, Board of Curators and Uniform State Laws, Commission on

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