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Quintin Stanley Wilkinson, American poet, speaker. Recipient Honorary Mention award National Poetry Contest, 1st place award Brookland Union Baptist Church's Black History Oratorical Contest; winner track and road races, 1976-1981.

Background

Wilkinson, Quintin Stanley was born on June 5, 1959 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of John Stanley and Adele Gertrude (Bumbrey) Wilkinson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1981. Postgraduate, American University, 1985.

Career

Transportation planning assistant Maryland.-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Silver Spring, 1985-1986. Analyst/technician Barton and Aschman Associates, Inc., Washington, 1987. Management analyst district government department pub works Water and Sewer Utility Administration, 1987—1991, 1995—1998.

Water conservation program specialist City Government, 1993-1995. Facilities program analyst District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority, since 1998. Motivational speaker in public schools, since 1993.

Lecturer of poetry; guest poet (W)rites of Spring program McKinley Senior High School, 1993.

Membership

Commissioner Boy Scouts American, Washington, 1993-1995, campaign coordinator Committee to Elect Ben Bonham to School Board, Washington, 1990-1992. Committee development specialist Mayor's Empowerment Program, Washington, 1991. Special youth activities director Brookland Union Baptist Church, staff writer newsletter editor.

Former head cross country, assistant track coach Archbishop Carroll High School. Volunteer Young Men’s Christian Association, Washington. Recreation aide Department Recreation, Washington.

Consumer member District of Columbia Board Medicine, 1996-1999. Member Toastmasters International (president 1991, 94, 95, 97, 98, vice president membership 1989, 93, vice president education 1996, Competent Toastmaster 1990, Able Toastmaster, 1998, Competent Leader, 1998, Speech Contest winner to include District 27 Champion 2003, Able Toastmaster Silver 2001,).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running and other sports, watching television comedies, playing board games, playing cards, listening to music.

Connections

father:
John Stanley Wilkinson

mother:
Adele Gertrude (Bumbrey) Wilkinson