Alvin L. Gainey

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Alvin L. Gainey
Phenix City, AL
Alabama ALL PTA

Personal and Professional Information

  • Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer Apprentice, 2008 – present
  • Hospital Security Specialist/Visitor ID Associate, 2009 – 2013
  • Multi-Unit/Store Operations Manager/Store Sales Manager, 2001 – 2009
  • Sr. Personnel Specialist, U.S. Army, 1998 - 2001

PTA Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • Secretary - Georgia PTA, 2021 - present
  • Vice President for Regions and Councils - Florida PTA, 2019 - present
  • Member, State Board of Directors - Georgia PTA, 2019 - present
  • Member, State Board of Directors - Florida PTA, 2015 - present

Past Service Includes:

  • Member, Nominating and Leadership Recruitment Committee - National PTA, 2018 - 2021
  • Member, Governance Committee - North Carolina PTA, 2019 - 2021
  • Chair, Bylaws Committee - Georgia PTA, 2019 – 2021
  • Chair, Committee Chairs Conference - Georgia PTA, 2019 - 2021
  • Secretary - Florida PTA, 2018 - 2020
  • Bylaws Committee - National PTA, 2017 - 2018
  • President - Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA, 2016 - 2018
  • Diversity and Inclusion Chair - Florida PTA, 2015 - 2016
  • Male Involvement Chair - Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA, 2014 - 2016
  • V.P./Treasurer/Secretary/Parliamentarian - Gratigny Elementary School PTA, 2009 - 2018

Community Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • Shelter Manager - American Red Cross, 2021 - present
  • Chair, Membership Committee - Phenix City/Russell County NAACP #5050, 2020 - present
  • Member, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 2020 - present
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate - Lee County CASA, Opelika, AL, 2020 - present
  • Ordained Deacon - Greater Fellowship M.B.C., 2004 - present

Past Service Includes:

  • Treasurer - Foundation for New Education Initiatives, Miami, FL, 2016 - 2018
  • Board Member - The Children’s Trust, Miami, FL, 2016 - 2018
  • Mentor - 5000 Role Models of Excellence, Miami, FL, 2015 - 2020
  • Certified Volunteer - Miami-Dade County Public Schools, 2006 - 2020
  • Secretary - King David Lodge No. 483 I.F.A.M.M., Miami, FL, 2010 - 2016
  • Chairman of Deacons - Greater Fellowship M.B.C., Miami, FL, 2007 - 2012
  • President - Miami Central JROTC Alumni Association, Miami, FL, 2001 - 2019

Honors and Awards

  • Visionary Award, Georgia PTA
  • Honorary Life Member, Montana PTA
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal

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