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Public relations executive

Margaret Gibson Austin, American public relations executive. Recipient Silver award, North Carolina Community College Systems, 2008.


Austin, Margaret Gibson was born on March 2, 1965 in Miami, Florida, United States. Daughter of James Leopald and Mariquita Francis Gibson.


Bachelor of Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1987. Master of Science, Florida International University, Miami, 1997. Doctor of Education, Nova Southeastern University, Davie, Florida, 2008.


Officer Florida Department Corrections, 1988—1990, 1990—1992, court officer, 1992—1994, specialist, 1992—1994, supervisor, 1994—1996, correctional probation administrator, 1996—1998. Criminal justice instructor Central Piedmont Community College, 1998, director, public safety programs, since 1998. Consultant True Choices, Charlotte, since 2002.


Board member National Partnership Careers, Alexandria, Virginia, 2003. Member of Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, North Carolina Criminal Justice Association, National Career Academies Coalition, National Career Pathways Network, Association Career Technology Educators, American Correctional Association, American Association Women Community Colleges, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, puzzles.


James Leopald

Mariquita Francis Gibson