South DeKalb resident Calvin Stevens to lead BIG Region IV Council

Calvin Stevens
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South DeKalb County resident Calvin Stevens has been elected Region IV Council President of Blacks In Government, Inc.

 BIG’s mission is to promote equity, excellence, and opportunity through training and education for African Americans in local, state, and federal governments.

 Stevens will provide leadership to 28 local chapters in the eight Southeastern states. He will oversee the Region IV Conference Planning Committee in hosting its  annual training conference, which will be held in Atlanta, May 16 – 18. BIG members from throughout the region will convene in Atlanta to enhance their professional development.

 Stevens previously served on the Region IV Executive Committee — first vice president, third vice president, Region IV Training Conference planning chair, membership committee chair, communications, and public relations chair, Historian/Librarian Committee Chair, and as the official photographer.

 During his career, Stevens received many awards including the Region IV Blacks In Government Distinguished Service Award; GSA Exemplary Civilian Service Award; and Blacks In Government Presidential Award.

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  • Brenda Haithco

    January 12, 2019 at 3:58 pm

    CONGRATULATIONS Cal, with the wonderful leadership and knowledge skills, you will definitely do a fantastic job!


  • Joyce Russaw

    February 7, 2019 at 11:58 am

    Congratulations on your new assignment. God be with you!


  • Jim Redmond

    February 19, 2019 at 4:51 pm

    Congratulations on this outstanding recognition of your leadership and community commitment!


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