Maria Pikschus Turner
Maria Turner is the Vice President of the National 2A Women’s Organization. She is an alumnus of the University of Central Arkansas and Petit Jean College. Her experience includes working for Community Service Inc. as a Prevention Coordinator, Youth Home as a Counselor, the Literacy Council of Lonoke County as Director, and the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System as the Pre-Retirement Counselor.
She is a wife, mother, self-defense advocate, and a true patriot who believes in our God-given inalienable rights. For many years, she has worked alongside Jan Morgan, the President/Founder of the National 2A Women’s organization.
Maria is a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association-Institute for Legislative Action and a lifetime member of Guns of America. She is a member of the Arkansas Liberty Coalition, a member of Jan Morgan’s Gun Cave, a board member for ARC for Animals, an alumnus of the Lonoke County Leadership Institute, and a member of Kelt Creek hunt club. She completed Tactical First Aid and has received extensive NRA basic pistol/defensive pistol and active shooter training, thus understanding the responsibility that accompanies the 2nd Amendment.
As a constitutional conservative Republican, she believes in protecting the constitutional liberties and the inalienable rights of Americans as enshrined in the Constitution and believes bearing arms is a RIGHT, not a privilege.