Maya Rockeymoore (born January 31, 1978) is an American Politician from Texas, United States. She served as the chairperson of the Maryland Democratic Party. Furthermore, she contested for the governor of Maryland elections.
She strongly united with her husband Elijah Cumming (Politician). However, her partner passed away at the age of 68 on October 18, 2019. The death news shattered her from inside. She could not believe it as she lost her companion.
However, Elijah battled from the health challenges for a long time. Meanwhile, he was in the doctors’ attention in the John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore. He could not return to his work due to the serious illness.
Maya felt honored when she became part of Elijah’s incredible journey. On the other hand, Cummings handled the duties of the 7th congressional district of Maryland.
Trivia, Parents & Profile
Maya Rockeymoore was born on the 31st of January 1978 in Texas, United States. She lived in several states because of her father’s Thomas Charles Rockeymoore air force job.
On the other hand, Maya’s loving mother is Hazel Brown Rockeymoore died in September 2015. Her two siblings are Meredith and Mark Cummings.
In 1993, she earned graduation from the Prairie View A&M University. She received her doctorate from Purdue University in 2000. In addition to this, she wrote her thesis on the Political Science subject.
Wedding, Relationship Status & Boyfriend
In 2008, she wedded Elijah. However, the couple did not have children. She took care of her stepdaughters Jennifer J. Cummings and Adia Cummings. The three of them lived together like friends.
Meanwhile, Adia finished her studies from Harvard University. They posed with Obama in an event. Though, Mr. Cummings declared dead is sad news for them. Adia and Jennifer’s dad were their biggest strength.
|Real Full Birth Name||Maya Rockeymoore Cummings.|
|Profession||Politician & Former President of Maryland Democratic Party.|
|In The News For||Her spouse Elijah Cummings died due to illness on October 17, 2019.|
|Age (As of 2019)||41 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 31, 1978.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Texas, United States.|
|Ethnicity||Multiracial Caucasian Race.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Aquarius.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/rockeymoorecummings.
|Current Residence||Baltimore, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.5.|
|Parents||Father: Thomas Charles Rockeymoore (Retired Air Force Officer).
Mother: Hazel Brown Rockeymoore.
|Siblings||Meredith and Mark Cummings.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Elijah Cummings.|
|Highest Qualification||1. Bachelor Degree (Political Science) from Prairie View A&M University.
2. Doctorate Degree in Political Science from Purdue University.
|School||High School in Texas.|
|Alma Mater.||1. Prairie View A&M University.
2. Purdue University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Color||Blue & Red.|
|Dream Holiday Destination||London.|
|Favorite Food||Chocolate, Ice Cream & Pizza.|
|Love to do||Reading Books & Traveling.|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Will Smith.
Actress: Jessica Alba.
|Net worth (approx.)||$1 Million US Dollars.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Maya Rockeymoore
- Rockeymoore authored The Political Action Handbook: A How-to Guide for Hip Hop Action.
- She accepted the membership of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.
- Furthermore, she got the employment opportunity Rep. Charles Rangel, New York (1999-2000).
- Later on, Maya promoted to the Chief of Staff position.
- Her work at the National Urban League helped her.
- On the other hand, Rockeymoore also associated with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation.
- In 2005, she launched her consultancy firm Global Policy Solutions in Washington DC.
- Her team dedicated to the strategies related to social change, strategies for government and private organizations.
- She interested in development projects in the village areas.
- Meanwhile, she has got an endorsement (2017) EMILY’s list.
- Maya Rockeymoore’s net worth acquired $1 Million US Dollars (2019).