Who is Senator Katrina Robinson?

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Who is Senator Katrina Robinson?

The Memphis-born state Senator is a democratic member for the 33rd district.

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Robinson is also the sister of Sherra Wright. Wright admitted to murdering her husband Lorenzen Wright.

Robinson describes herself as an entrepreneur and in 2015 she wrote her own grant proposal to the US Department of Health and Human Services.

Her campaign website said she was able to secure a $1.6 million federal grant and that’s when she founded The Healthcare Institute.

The institute is a vocational training school for nursing.