Quinton Ross (politician)

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Quinton Ross
Member of the Alabama Senate
from the 26th district
Incumbent
Assumed office
November 6, 2002
Preceded by Charles Langford
Personal details
Born (1968-10-30) October 30, 1968 (age 46)
Mobile, Alabama
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) J. Kelley
Profession educator
Religion Baptist

Quinton T. Ross, Jr. is a Democratic member of the Alabama Senate, representing the 26th District since 2002. He was arrested October 4, 2010 on corruption charges. Ross, of Montgomery, was charged with one count of conspiracy, two counts of federal program bribery, two counts of attempted extortion, and 11 counts of honest services mail and wire fraud. Ross was acquitted.

Birth[edit]

Quinton Ross was born on 30 October 1968 in Mobile, Alabama.[1]

Family[edit]

Quinton Ross is married to J. Kelly, and together they have two children named Quinmari and Quinton. [1]

Religion[edit]

Quinton Ross practices the Baptist religion. [1]

Current Legislative Committees[edit]

Quinton Ross whas been a member of the following legislative committees:

  • Commerce, Transportation, and Utilities, Member
  • Education, Vice Chair
  • Tourism and Marketing, Member
  • Veterans and Military Affairs, Member[1]

Education[edit]

Quinton Ross received his education from the following institutions:

  • MA, Education, Alabama State University
  • BS, Political Science, Alabama State University
  • Attending, Doctoral Studies, Educational Leadership, Policy and Law, Alabama State University[1]

Professional experience[edit]

Quinton Ross has had the following professional experience: Director, Adult Education Consortium, H. Trenholm State Technical College, present Principal, Booker T. Washington Magnet High School, Montgomery[1]

Political experience[edit]

Quinton Ross has had the following political expeience:

  • Senator, Alabama State Senate, 2002-present[1]

Organizations[edit]

Quinton Ross has been a member for the following organizations:

  • Member, Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools
  • Member, Hutchinson Missionary Baptist Church
  • Member, National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • Member, Omega Psi Phi[1]


External links[edit]

Quinton Ross, Jr Received a score that tied him with one other senator for the position as 'least conservative Senator' based on voting records http://ccofal.org/alabama/alabamastatesenate.html

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "Senator Quinton T. Ross, Jr.'s Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved 21 October 2012.