I have been appointed Interim Department Chair of Mass Communications at Claflin University in order to assist the Dean to move the department forward which is a task that I am taking very seriously.
One of my current assignments is to bring more productions to our unit. In order to accomplish the former, our offices and facilities must be updated and ready to be used in order to handle our advanced department productions requests.
Complete redesign of the department's brochure to make it more up-to-date, following industry standards principles of aesthetics and university branding standards.
As Department Chair of Talladega College, under my leadership, my department increased enrollment during COVID19 times, I redesigned facilities, and the unit was placed in the PRNEWS 2021 Best Education A-List for schools training undergraduate students for careers in Public Relation and Communication. In addition, I have placed Talladega College’s Mass Media Studies department among the five best communication programs in the state of Alabama, a fate never achieved in the history of Talladega College which lead the Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Fraternity to extend me an invitation to join this selective fraternal organization. I introduced a concept newspaper called Dega Dispatch to Talladega College administration, as well.
Jackson State University
Indiana University of PA
At IUP, I held a number of leadership positions including being the Department Chair Elected of the Adult Education Department, a unit outside the my department after serving as Department Assistant Chair of Mass Media Studies for a term. In addition to regular activities as an academic administrator, I was also asked to serve as speaker in a graduation ceremony in the name of the college and provided scholarship excellence leadership for the university.