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court administrator , Legal assistant

Alonzo Bismark Johnson, American city official, court administrator. Recipient Outstanding Music award Dallas Metroplex Temple of Elks #1305, 1984, 85; B-Sharp Music scholar Xavier University, 1977, Fine Arts scholar Alcorn State University.

Background

Johnson, Alonzo Bismark was born on August 1, 1958 in Natchez, Mississippi, United States. Son of Albert Zena and Bettie Dee (Brown) Johnson.

Education

Student, Xavier University, 1978. Bachelor of Music Education, Alcorn State University, 1980.

Career

Piano instructor Houston's School Music, New Orleans, 1977-1978. Deputy district court clerk Dallas County District Clerks Office, 1981-1984. Probation officer I Dallas County Adult Probation Department, 1984-1989.

Regional civil rights compliance specialist Texas Department Human Services, Arlington, 1989-1990. Minister of music Good Shepherd Baptist Church Irving, Texas, 1989-1994. Court administrator IV-D Family Court of Dallas, since 1992.

Training registrar Comp United States of America, 1994-1998. Residential housing manager Dallas Housing Authority, since 1999.

Religion

Baptism should be administered to those who can understand the Christian faith and the true meaning of the rite.

Politics

All Christians, and particularly those in leadership positions, should prayerfully seek God’s mind and will and strongly to consider the potential problems of politicizing the church and the pulpit before endorsing candidates.

Views

The strongest feature of Baptism is that ordinary people play a major role in the running of the Church.

Membership

Guest pianist Station WYES-television, New Orleans, 1977, Jackson (Mississippi) Symphony Orchestra, 1979, 80. Founder Youth Inspirational Interdenominational Choir, Fayette, Mississippi, 1978. Member national chapter Edwin Hawkins Music and Arts Seminar, Inc./Love Fellowship Convention.

Minister music West Mount Horeb Baptist Church, Dallas, 1994, St. Luke Christian Center, Duncanville, Texas, since 1997. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, EHMAS (treasurer local chapter), Dallas Association Court Administration, Heroines of Jericho, Mason, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (charter member 1977, secretary 1977-1978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, traveling, music.

Connections

father:
Albert Zena Johnson

mother:
Bettie Dee (Brown) Johnson