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Government official

Tomasine Atkinson, American government official. Recipient Excellence Performance award Housing and Urban Development, l988, 89, Outstanding Professional award Federal Executive Board, l988, Congressional recognition, l988.

Background

Atkinson, Tomasine was born on May 26, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Arthur James Etheridge and Fannie Elizabeth (McGill) Peurifoy.

Education

Student, University Pennsylvania, 1956. Student, Temple University, 1957. Student, Duquesne University, l97l.

Student, Loretta Heights College, Denver, 1973.

Career

Assistant to assistant regional administrator Housing and Urban Development, San Francisco, 1970, program specialist Pittsburgh, 1970-1972, mortgage service specialist Sacramento, 1972-1973, loan specialist, 1973-1975, housing counselor, 1975-1979, housing management specialist, 1975-1980, community servicer advisor, 1979-1980, public affairs liaison person, 1985-1989, Minority Business Enterprise/Women Business Enterprise coordinator, multifamily loan specialist, since 1989. Board directors Tri Con, Inc., Washington, District of Columbia, London, Hong Kong.

Membership

Board directors Save Our Children Coalition, Sacramento, l988, Sacramento Christian Club Organizers, l988-89, Metropolitan Rehabilitation Group, New York City, Chicago, l988-89, Sacramento Arts Council, l988-89, Black Americans Against Cancer, 1988-1989, Sacramento Alcohol Center. Member California Homemakers Board, l985-88. Member National Association Real Estate Brokers (honorary, consultant l987—), Asian Pacific Chamber of Commerce, Sacramento Black C. of Chamber (board directors l989—), National Network Crack Cocaine, Attorney General Minority Roundtable, Black American Political Action Committee.

Connections

Married James Edward Atkinson, September 3, l970.

father:
Arthur James Etheridge Peurifoy

mother:
Fannie Elizabeth (McGill) Peurifoy

spouse:
James Edward Atkinson