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William Henry L'Vel Greene, American former academic administrator. Recipient Community Service award Delta Zeta chapter Zeta Phi Beta, 1984, Advisor of Year award Fayetteville State University, 1978-1979, Achievement Recognition award American Heart Association, 1984; named Outstanding Black Educator, Black Caucus, 1976, one of Outstanding Young Men American.


Greene, William Henry L'Vel was born on July 28, 1943 in Richburg, South Carolina, United States. Son of Malachi and Mattie Greene.


Bachelor, Johnson C. Smith University, 1966. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1972.


Assistant professor, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1972-1976;director in-service teacher education, Center for Urban Education, 1974-1976;assistant to chancellor, director development and university relations, Fayetteville State University, North Carolina, 1976-1979;director career counseling and placement, Johnson C. Smith U., Charlotte, North Carolina, 1979-1983;president, Livingstone College, Salisbury, North Carolina, 1983-1988;associate dean of curriculum and faculty development, Gaston College, Dallas, North Carolina, 1989-1991;dean, instructor, Gaston College, Dallas, North Carolina, 1991-1992;associate vice president curriculum & instruction, dean liberal arts & science, since 1992. Member Governor's North Carolina Internship Council, Governor's Task Force on Racial, Religious and Ethnic Violence and Intimidation. Director First Union National Bank, Salisbury.


Board directors Salisbury Rowan Symphony, Salisbury Rowan Young Men’s Christian Association, Salisbury Rowan United Way Foundation, Governor's Task Force on Racial, Religious, and Ethnic Violence and Intimidation, Gaston County Young Men’s Christian Association, Gastonia, North Carolina, Mint Museum, Charlotte. Chairman Gaston County Art and History Museum. Member Gaston County United Arts Council.

Member planning committee University North Carolina State Board Community Colleges. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (board directors, executive board Massachusetts chapter, chairman of Black Caucus), Fayetteville Business League (executive board), Salisbury C. of Chamber (board directors), North Carolina American Heart Association, Salisbury-Rowan Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Gastonia, William Upton Lodge, Edward Evans Consistory, Phi Delta Kappa, Omega Psi Phi, Sigma Pi Phi.


Married Ruth Lipscomb. Children– Omari, Jamila.

Malachi Greene

Mattie Greene

Ruth Lipscomb

Omari Greene

Jamila Greene