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Current Term: 2015-2019
Member Since: 2015           
(708) 679-5800
  • Entrepreneur of several local businesses
  • American Conservatory of Music
  • Chicago Consecratory of Music
Other Public Service, Community Activities and Organizations
  • Rotary Club Member- 2015
  • Board Member of the Corporation For Urban Progress- 2014
  • Board Member of the Mamie Till-Mobley Foundation- 2014
  • NAACP Presidents Award- 2014
  • Gavin Image Award-Salute of Greatness- 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Mentor, Lecturer and Historian- Gompers/Jesse Owen School & various locations throughout the United States
  • Program Director of the Ancient Egyptian Museum from 1991 to 1995
  • RCA & Atlantic Records Recording Artist, Writer & Performance (MERGE) 1979-1982
Vice-President Cheryl Coleman                                                              
Current Term: 2015-2019 
Member since: 2011
(708) 679-5800
  • Former Ford Motor Company Superintendent 
  • Currently works with students with special needs
  • B.S. Industrial Engineering
Other Public Service, Community Activities and Organizations
  • Rich Central Band Booster Member
  • Huth Middle School Band Booster Member
  • District 162 PTO Member
  • Park Forest League of Women Voter Member 
Current Term: 2013-2017
Member since: 2011
(708) 679-5800
  • Retired educator and administrator
  • B.A. Elementary Education
  • M.A. Administration and Supervision
  • Ed. D. Educational Leadership 
Other Public Service, Community Activities and Organizations
  • Black Star Tutor, Richton Park
  • Member of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Chicago
  • HOA Officer Hawthorne Hills, Olympia Fields
  • Olympia Fields Education Commission
  • Caring Connection Ministry, NFBC International
  • Board Chair, GJM Home Health Care Agency 
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Current Term:  2013-2017
Member since: 2013
(708) 679-5800
Current Term: 2013-2017
Member since: 2009 
(7080 679-5800
  • Adjunct Professor in Educational Training and Evaluation
  • Assistant Professor of Education and University Supervisors of Student Teachers
  • Associate Professor of Educational Administration and University Supervisor of Principals and Superintendent Interns
  • Professor of Educational Administration and Graduate Studies Director at Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, IL
  • B.S. Elementary and Secondary Education
  • Masters in United States History 
  • Masters in Educational Administration
  • Ph.D. Educational Leadership and Foundations
  • Elementary School 
  • High School
  • Principal (Type 75)
  • Superintendent 
  • Christ Universal Temple
  • Rich Township High School District 227 School Board
  • Trails of Olympia Fields Homeowners Association
  • Olympia Fields Educational Commission 
  • Chicago Principals Association
  • Illinois Principals Association  
  • American Association of School Administrators
  • National Council of Professors of Educational Administration 
  • Phi Delta Kappa, a fraternity in education
  • National Association of Black School Educators
  • Chicago State and Loyola University of Chicago Alumni Associations
  • Chicago Assembly
Current Term: 2013-2017
Member since: 2001 
(708) 679-5800 
  • Retired educator after 33 years (12 years as a teacher, 15 years in various Principal positions and 7 years as Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction)
  • Adjunct Professor
  • B.A. Education
  • M.Ed. Urban Education
Other Public Service, Community Activities and Organizations 
  • 1st Vice-President of the DuSable Museum Women's Board
  • P.A.D.S. and Education ministries at NFBC International 

Current Term: 2015-2019
Member since: 2015
(708) 679-5800 
  • Partner at a Healthcare IT specializing in Project Management 
  • Rich Central High School
  • B.A. Economics 
  • Masters in Public Health 
  • Masters of Science in Information Systems 
Other Public Service, Community Activities and Organizations
  • Active member of Kappa Alphs Psi Fraternity 
  • Mentor for the Gary Chapter's Guide Right
  • Chairman of the Scholarship Fundraising Committee 
  • Served as community little league baseball coach
  • Served as an assistant coach for Huth girl's basketball and a local AAU team
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