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Shelton B. Granger

Shelton B. Granger, American human service and civil rights consultant, social agency executive.

Background

  • Granger, Shelton B. was born on February 21, 1921 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Augustus T. and Katherine (Harris) Granger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Howard University, 1942. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1947. Certified social worker.

      Director industrial relations Cleveland Urban League, 1947-1951, executive director, 1958-1962, Minneapolis Urban League, 1951-1958. Consultant President's Committee on Juvenile Delinquency Department Justice, 1962. Director human resources development Latin American div.

      Business Agency for International Development, 1963-1965. Deputy assistant secretary Department Department of Health, 1965-1966, deputy assistant secretary for international affairs, 1966-1969. Associate professor political science, consultant urban affairs Macalester College, St. Paul, 1969-1971.

      Executive director Health and Welfare Council, Inc., Philadelphia, 1972-1978. Consultant government agencies, private industry in human services and civil rights programs, since 1979. Field worker Urban League Greater New York.

      Recruitment specialist Peace Corps, Cleveland. Consultant Ford Foundation. Guest lecturer University Minnesota School Social Work, University Maryland School Social Work.

      Field instructor School Applied Social Sciences Case-Western Reserve University, Atlanta University School Social Work, University Minnesota School Social Work. Associate professor Lincoln University, Pennsylvania Author: The Urban Crisis-Challenge for the Century, 1970. Contributor articles to professional journals Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946.

    Career

    • Contributor articles to professional journals Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946.

    Works

    • Author: The Urban Crisis-Challenge for the Century, 1970. Contributor articles to professional journals Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946. Democrat. Unitarian. Home and Office: 2 Babbitt Ln Willingboro New Jersey 08046-1502 Died September 25, 1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Connections

    • Children– Carol, Katherine, Diane, Shelton, Richelle.
    • father: Augustus T. Granger
    • mother: Katherine (Harris) Granger
    • children: Carol Granger
    • Katherine Granger
    • Diane Granger
    • Shelton Granger
    • Richelle Granger
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    Died September 25, 1991
    (aged 70)
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