imageEsther Johnson Cooper

Esther Johnson Cooper recently retired from Durham Public Schools after serving as a Media Coordinator for 33 years. Mrs. Cooper hails from Roxboro, North Carolina and came to Durham to attend North Carolina Central University. There, she earned a Bachelors of Arts in Social Studies and a Masters in Library Science degree. Esther is married to Alvin Cooper. Together, they are the proud parents of three beautiful daughters, Ameshia, Aneshia and Alyssa. Mrs. Cooper is a faithful member of Union Baptist Church and serves in several capacities including being a part of the Prayer Partners ministry.

Esther cares deeply about the community and strives to improve it through her participation in the Ebonettes Service Club. She is very caring and thoughtful. As an encourager, Esther is always willing to share a smile, a hug or a kind word. Esther is also a lover of people, books and her dog, Mocha. She is excited to embark upon her next chapter of life as a member of the Armstrong Center for Hope team.