Established in 1970, the National Black MBA Association is dedicated to creating partnerships that result in creating intellectual and economic wealth in the black community.
In partnership with over 400 of the country’s top business organizations, the association has inroads into a wide range of industries as well as the public and private sector. Yet all of NBMBAA’s partners have one thing in common – they are all committed to the organization’s goals and values.
The National Black MBA Association has more than 6,000 members and represents more than 95,000 MBA graduates and operates around three cornerstones:
The organization gains its strength from a strong belief in community and a commitment to its development through economic and educational development initiatives that support the global African American community.
In July 2000 the NBMBAA’s influence on the global community emerged with a shout when, in July 2000, Black MBA UK was launch
New Jersey Chapter History
The NBMBAA – New Jersey Chapter (“NJ Chapter”), formed in 1983 and incorporated in the state of New Jersey in 1989, has over 150 members with professional experience acquired from both public and private sector organizations. Members are actively engaged in a variety of fields including marketing, finance, accounting, human resources, information technology, telecommunications, general management, in the for-profit and non-profit arena, as well as involved in entrepreneurial endeavors. Members are encouraged to share their expertise by participating in various chapter activities which focus on three themes: career and professional development, cultivating partnerships with local businesses, and community service, with a special emphasis placed on the intellectual development of our youth.
1983 – 1984 Charles Jennings
1985 – 1987 Evans Spagner
1988 – 1989 Gloria Curry-Williams
1990 – 1991 Donna Johns
1992 – 1992 Carnell Simpkins
1993 – 1993 Valerie Edmonds
1993 – 1993 Pamela Williams
1994 – 1995 Jennifer Johnson
1996 – 2000 Sheila Daniels
2001 – 2002 Raphael Sebastian
2003 – 2005 Sheila Daniels
2006 – 2010 Kevin McMillian
2011 – 2012 Kathy Valentine
2013 – Michael Fleming