Dr. Ada M. Fisher was elected as the Republican National Committeewoman from North Carolina in June of 2008, and reelected in 2012 thereby being the first black woman to serve in this position. She received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina Greensboro, her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and her Master’s in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. She is currently a member of the North Carolina Federation of Republican Women and serves the 2012 campaign of Gov. Mitt Romney as a member of his Black Leadership Council, the Women for Mitt Advisory Board and any other capacity where asked.
Fisher is extremely active in politics being a willing advocate for the party and was a candidate for the U.S. Senate from North Carolina in 2002, a candidate for U.S. Congress in North Carolina’s 12th District in 2004 and 2006, and a candidate for the North Carolina House of Representatives in District 77 in 2008. She has also established a medical career as a consultant for Occupational Health Services including her tenure at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center-Salisbury , NC, the Medical Director for Amoco Oil Company, Independent Medical Examiner and prolific community volunteer particularly in working with students who have dropped out of high school. Fisher is a licensed physician, credentialed teacher in secondary education for mathematics and science and is an author, poet, columnist and effective public speaker. Her newest work, Common Sense Conservative Prescriptions Solutions for What Ails Us, Book I foreshadows a new era in politics with an understanding of the Republican and conservative past. Dr. Fisher currently resides in Salisbury, NC and has two adult sons.