LEADER: Anthony has over 25 years of public service, leading at the highest levels of the federal government. He has also served on many boards in the private and public sectors, including the boards of Virginia Tech University and College of Natural Resources (Blacksburg, VA). Currently, he serves on the boards of Maryland Governor's State Parks Community Advisory Committee and Maryland Chapter of the Association for Conflict Resolution (2016-present). He coaches leaders from every background and from many locations, including civil servants, community leaders, and pastors
STRATEGIST: Anthony’s commitment to seeing organizations achieve their best has caused him to partner with many organizations in providing strategic plans, business practices, and conflict resolution programs. He partnered with Common Ground Church (Jackson, MS) to help them develop Common Ground Community Development Corporation. Together, they have built several community enterprises, which include a lawn care service, barber shop/beauty salon, and mentoring programs.
EDUCATOR: Anthony’s call to serve propels him to share experiences with others through lectures, courses, and workshops. He has also served as an adjunct professor in Christian Leadership and Diversity at Greenville College (Greenville, IL) and as an instructor in Leadership and Workplace Conflicts at Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution (Greenbelt, MD).
FORMAL EDUCATION AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Anthony received academic training from Bowie State University (Historically Black University- Bowie, MD), where he completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He continued his education at Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), where he earned his Master’s degree in Government. He is a certified mediator and facilitator for the Department of the Interior, as well as a certified contracting officer (Washington, DC).
He is proud to have been selected as part of the 2013 Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) Leadership Cohort (Chicago, IL). This cohort is “designed to bring together CCD leaders who are demonstrating leadership in their local communities and beyond.
He is an ordained minister, and the greatest joy in his life is his family. He currently resides in Clinton, Maryland, with his wife of 18 years, Stephanie, and their two children, Rebekah and Isaiah.