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Donald Curtis MA - Communication: Public Communication

B.S., Business Administration: Marketing, University of Tennessee

E.E.P., Innovation Management, University of Maryland

M.A., Strategic Communications, American University (Candidate)

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Donald Curtis joined the Center for Community Engagement & Service team in March of 2008. He is originally from the Washington D.C. area. He graduated from the University of Tennessee where he received a B.S. in Business Administration: Marketing. In addition, he has a complete an Executive Education Program in Innovation Management from the Schools of Business and Engineering at the University of Maryland. In addition he is pursuing a M.A. in Strategic Communications through the AU's School of Communications.

Donald has over four years of experience in youth development which includes work with foster care services, adolescent acute and residential programs. He taught several math programs in the Prince George County School system where he also coached both boys and girls basketball teams. He is the Co-Founder and President of the Alexandria Kings Basketball Association, which is a D.C. area non-profit organization dedicated to youth development through athletics.
Contact Donald if you are interested in One Day Service Events or Community Service opportunities.
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Partnerships & Affiliations

  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.

  • National Education Association

  • University of Tennessee National Alumni Association

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Research Interests

World Religions

Urban Education

Professional Certifications

Certificate of Innovation Management, University of Maryland at College Park

Design and Communication Arts Work

Donated personal work (painting) “I dream of freedom 2” to the Greater Washington Area Chapter, Women Lawyers Division, National Bar Association (GWAC FOUNDATION, Inc)

Work In Progress

MS - Economics

Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

University of Tennessee Deans’ List

Media Appearances

News Channel 8's Live This Morning with Dave Lucas – Presidential call to service – December 11, 2008

Executive Experience

President – DL Curtis Inc.

Former Partner – Sunrise Tree Care Services LLC

Co-Founder – Alexandria Kings Basketball Association

Executive Associate – The Advisory Board Company