Dr. Alma S. Adams was elected to her first term representing the 12th Congressional District of North Carolina on November 12, 2014.  Representative Adams was elected in a special election and was sworn in immediately, making her the 100th woman elected to Congress, the most in U.S. history.  Representative Adams sits on the Committee on Education and the Workforce, is part of the Women’s Caucus, Congressional Progressive Caucus and Art Caucus.   Congresswoman Adams also serves a leadership role in the Democratic Caucus as Vice President for the 114th Congress’ freshmen class and serves as one of the Regional Whips of the Caucus.

Current Opportunities for Congresswoman Alma S. Adams

Communications Director

Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Description: from Rep. Alma Adams:


North Carolina Democratic Congresswoman seeks an experienced Communications Director.  The ideal applicant will be an excellent writer and editor with a proven ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, while meeting tight deadlines. Responsibilities include:  planning and implementing national and local media strategies, managing social media platforms, writing press releases, talking points, op-eds and other materials.  Candidate must build and maintain excellent relationships with members of the national and local media and editorial boards and have on-the-record experience.  This is not an entry-level position; Hill experience is highly desired. Please send resume and two writing samples to NCCongressionalJobs@gmail.com. No phone calls, e-mails or walk-ins, please. Minorities and women encouraged to apply, North Carolina ties preferred.

Contact Information

Congresswoman Alma S. Adams