HAPPY 70th BIRTHDAY THOMAS W. DORTCH Jr.!
In honor of our founder & chairman’s 70th birthday we are asking everyone to donate $70 to support the mission and goals of the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation. For the last 35 years, the NBCAHOF has been committed to preserving and highlighting the accomplishments of HBCUs.
Thank you Mr. Dortch for continuing to fight for the relevancy and support of HBCU institutions, alumni, and students!
The Chairman Throughout The Years!!
Born April 12, 1950, Thomas W. Dortch, Jr., is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TWD, Inc. In 1990, he became the State Director and served as Chief Administrator for United States Senator, Sam Nunn. Mr. Dortch was the first African-American to serve in this capacity for any U. S Senator. Some of Mr. Dortch’s other accomplishments include: Chief Executive Officer of Atlanta Transportation Systems, Inc., Chairman and CEO of Cornerstone Parking, Chairman of Lancor Parking Management, LLC, Managing Partner of FAD Consulting, LLC, founding the National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc., co-founding the Georgia Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (GAME) to fill a void as an advocacy organization for minority business development, and co-founding the Greater Atlanta Economic Alliance as a capacity building and business development organization for the construction and transportation industries.
An HBCU Alumni, Mr. Dortch earned a B.A. Degree in Sociology and Pre- Professional Social Work from “The” Fort Valley State University in 1972, and a Masters of Art Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from Clark-Atlanta University in 1986. He also attended Georgia State University as a Ford Fellow in the Urban Administration Program. Dortch received Honorary Doctors Degrees from Fayetteville State University, Jarvis Christian College, Fort Valley State University, University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Livingstone College.
Dortch was elected to a sixth term as National Chairman of 100 Black Men of America, Inc.