I am a the Chairperson of both the Arkansas Joint Committee on Technology and Transportation. Chairperson of the Senate Transportation, Technology and Legislative Affairs Committee. Member of the Joint Budget Committee, Revenue and Taxation Committee, Rules, Legislative Council. Chairperson of the Legislative Black Caucus. Former State Representative. Former Chairperson of the Democratic Black Caucus. Former classroom teacher. Former President of the NEA Black Caucus and Minority Affairs Committee. Former Vice-President of the Women's Caucus. Former member of the NEA Executive Committee and Board of Directors. Former President of the Arkansas Education Association and Pulaski Association of Classroom Teachers. First Black graduate of Hendrix College.