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Charles J. Allen

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Reginald O. Browne Jr.

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Bobby L. Banks

Assistant Treasurer Growing up in Houston’s culturally rich Fifth Ward community helped to nurture and define his historical black perspective early on. This TSU alumnus found multiple ways to leverage …

Roy M. DuBose Jr.

Assistant Director Originally from Fort Worth, TX., Mr. DuBose has been in the Houston metropolitan area for over forty years. Thirty eight of those years were with ExxonMobil Refining in …

Lana Cloth Edwards, Board Member

   Lana Cloth Edwards, is a dedicated educator who devoted 37 years serving the Houston, Texas community as a teacher, Magnet School Coordinator, Assistant Principal, and Principal.       She received …

Rebecca Hankins, Board Member

Hankins, who has worked for the Texas A&M University Libraries since 2003, is an associate professor, curator and archivist for Africana Studies, Woman’s and Gender Studies, and Arabic language. Also, …

LaWanda Burrell, Author, Board Member

LaWanda Lewis Burrell is a native of Greenville, Alabama who has lived in the Houston area for over 20 years with her husband and three beautiful children. She received her …

Syble Smith

Syble Smith Davis, President

Syble Smith Davis hails from Palestine, Texas. She came to Houston to attend Texas Southern University where she graduated with a BA and MA in English, with minors in Spanish …