What was Rosa Parks Job?

In the year 1955 when Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott, she was employed as a secretary for the Montgomery chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Her full-time vocation at the time was as a seamstress for a local department store. She was fired from that position as a result of her actions. After moving to Detroit, Michigan she served from 1965 to 1988 as a secretary and receptionist to the African- American U.S. Representative John Conyers. You can find more information here: