Cynthia McKinney

American politician and activist

Cynthia McKinney (born March 17, 1955[1]) is an American politician. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia.[1] She was the 2008 presidential candidate for the Green Party. She was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia from 1993 until 2003 and again from 2005 until 2007.

Cynthia McKinney
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia
In office
January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byDenise Majette
Succeeded byHank Johnson
Constituency11th district (1993–97)
4th district (1997–2003)
In office
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2003
Preceded byConstituency reestablished
Succeeded byDenise Majette
Personal details
Cynthia Ann McKinney

(1955-03-17) March 17, 1955 (age 68)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Other political
Democratic (before 2007)
Green (2007–present)
Spouse(s)Coy Grandison (divorced)
EducationUniversity of Southern California (BA)
Tufts University (MA)
Antioch University (PhD)

References change

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Cynthia McKinney Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story". Archived from the original on 28 January 2013. Retrieved 4 January 2013.