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Public relations executive

Alphonso Westbrooks, American public relations executive. Ordained to ministry Church of God in Christ. Named Robert S. Abbot scholar Lincoln University, 1953.

Background

Westbrooks, Alphonso was born on May 30, 1934 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Al Senior and Erma (Bowen) Westbrooks.

Education

Student, Tallacega College, 1953. BJ, Lincoln University, 1956. Master of Arts in Communications, University Chicago, 1958.

Career

Market research director Johnson Public Company, Chicago, 1958-1959. Division superintendent Commonwealth Edison, 1961-1990. Director public relations Church of God in Christ, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Church of God in Christ.

Membership

Officer DuSable Museum of African American History, Chicago, since 1983, Chicago Boys and Girls Club, since 1985. Member Operation People United to Save Humanity. Trustee St. Paul Church of God in Christ, Chicago Lieutenant United States Army, 1959-1961.

Member Chicago Urban League, Omega Psi Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Alice Malcolm Moore, August 3, 1956. Children: Alicia J., Aricka M., Alpha D.

father:
Al Senior Westbrooks

mother:
Erma (Bowen) Westbrooks

spouse:
Alice Malcolm Moore

child:
Alicia J. Westbrooks

child:
Aricka M. Westbrooks

child:
Alpha D. Westbrooks