is a former Democratic
member of the General Assembly
of the U.S.
state of Georgia
. She was in the Georgia General assembly for 16 years. Buckner represented district 76, encompassing parts of Clayton County
Buckner was a candidate for Secretary of State of Georgia
in 2006, but lost to Republican Karen Handel.
Education: Georgia State University-Communications major
President of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)
Also an education major at Clayton College and State University
Graduated from the National Foundation for Women Legislators' Leadership College.