Dr. Alfred L. Roberts, Sr.

Position: President

Founder and first president of the African American Education Archive History Program.

Dr. Roscoe C. Smith

Position: Vice President

Began his career in Dallas ISD at H.S. Thompson and served as Scout Master , Troup #165, recognized as the largest Troup in the USA. Held several Central Staff positions including Director of Accountability, Assistant Director of Special Programs, and Director of Chapter I. Established the Central Parent Advisory Council. It became a model for the National Advisory Council. Leading founder of the TX. Parent Coordinating Council, Co-Founder of Compensatory Ed. of TX (ACET). Became Principal of Fannie C. Harris and Joseph J. Rhoads


Position: Assistant Financial Secretary


Dr. Thalia Matherson

Position: Parliamentarian

An educator who skillfully bridged the worlds of education and community service. Spent more than two decades as a teacher, assistant principal, principal and district administrator in the Dallas ISD. President of the Dallas School Administrators Association. Took early retirement to become a sought after civic leader. Some civic service milestones: Trustee-SMU, Huston Tillotson University; President, Dallas Retired Teachers Association and others. 

Tondolyn Mosely

Position: Assistant Secretary

Retired Dallas ISD Administrator 

Board Members

Gwendolyn J. Brantley
Bobbie L. Lang
Mary E. Lester
Curtistene McCowan
Kathryn L. Mitchell
Laura L. Muckleroy
Hattie Newhouse
Dr. Robbie Pipkin
Dr. Charmaine Price
Robert L. Price 

Melvin Traylor

Position: Treasurer

Began his teaching career at B. T. Washington. Served the Dallas ISD in many positions: Intern, Administrative Specialist, Assistant Principal; Principal-Roberts Elem., Edison Environmental Science Academy, and Roosevelt H.S.; Director, Office of Student Responsibility; Director, Dallas County Juvenile Justice Alternative Ed. Program; Director, Pinnacle Family Programs (Southwest Housing).

Advisory Committee

Dr. Marie Barree
Lincoln Butler, Sr.
William Dulaney
Robert Edison
Dr. Andrea Hilburn
Dr. Georgetta H. Johnson
Dr. Wright Lassiter, Jr.
Dr. William Lyons, IV
Dr. Joe McCallister
Johnnie MacTwine
Verna Mitchell
Tondolyn Mosley
Dr. Rosie C. Sorrells
Dr. Cornell Thomas
Dr. Robert L. Watkins, Jr.
Dr. Ann Williams
Harnell Williams 

Committee Chairs

Dr. Alfred L. Roberts, Sr. Archives & History
Lincoln Butler Oral History
Dr. Charmaine Price Criteria
Dr. Roscoe C. Smith Hall of Fame
Gwendolyn J. Brantley Hall of Fame
Dr. Georgetta Johnson Scholarships
Dr. Thalia Matherson Strategic Planning
Dr. Andrea Hilburn Membership
Kathryn Mitchell Hospitality
Hattie M. Newhouse Hospitality
Tondolyn Mosley Fund Development
Mary Lester AA Schools