Party affiliation: Democrat
Dietitian Kansas City (Missouri) General Hospital, 1969. Instructor North Carolina Central University, Durham, 1969-1970. Dietitian Wake Memorial Hospital, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1970.
Instructor Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1973-1976. Department head Tuskegee (Alabama) University, 1976-1984, dean, 1984-1987, associate director international programs, since 1989. Chief human resources/special administrative assistant United States Agency for International Development-BIFAD/USDA-OICD, Washington, 1984-1989.
Co-chair advisory board food service management Tuskegee University, 1979-1985. Member New Initiatives in Health Economics United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1984. Alternate board member Southeast Consortium for International Development, Washington, since 1990.
Through The Lord’s Supper, or Holy Communion, the bread and cup symbolize the broken body and shed blood offered by Christ recall God’s great love for people. As they did for the disciples on the eve of Christ’s crucifixion.