Past member, Foster Care Review Board, Prince George's County; Teacher Advisory Council, Baltimore City. Member, State Ethics Commission, 1987-92; Task Force to Examine the State's Cemetery and Funeral Industry, 1996. Co-Chair, Task Force on the Education of Homeless Children and Youth in Maryland, 1997-99.
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, April 17, 1958. Morgan State University, B.A. (history); Wesley Theological Seminary, M.Div.; Howard University, Doctor of Ministry, Church and Community Development. Senior Pastor, Gibbons United Methodist Church, Brandywine. Former pastor, Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Ellicott City; Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, Catonsville. Youth Program Coordinator, Washington East District, Baltimore-Washington Area Methodist Conference. Teacher and lecturer, United Methodist School of Christian Growth. Board of Directors, Red Cross; Greater Southeast Community Hospital; Prince George's Community Ministries (president). President, Southern Maryland Ministers' Alliance. Executive Board, Southern Maryland Area Self Help. Member, Advisory Committee, Wesley Theological Seminary. Participant, Aftercare Program, Prince George's County Corrections Department. Past chaplain, Howard County Police Department. E. Stanley Jones Award. Outstanding Citizen Award, Baltimore County Chapter, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Community Service Award, Howard County Council. Community Service Award, Baltimore County Executive. Outstanding Young Men of America, Jaycees (twice a recipient). Married; two children.
July 18, 2000
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