Alvin L. Gainey, Jr.

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Alvin L. Gainey, Jr.

Alvin L. Gainey, Jr.
Miami, FL
Gratigny Elementary, North Miami, FL

Personal and Professional Information

  • Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer Apprentice
    Mitchell Funeral Home, Miami, FL 2008 - present
  • Hospital Security Specialist/Visitor ID Associate
    Jackson Health System, Miami, FL 2009 - 2013
  • Store Sales Manager
    LIDS, Miami, FL 2008 - 2009
  • Multi-Unit/Store Sales Manager
    GameStop, Miami, FL 2003 - 2007
  • Store Operations Manager/Sales Associate
    MARS Music, Miami, FL 2001 - 2003
  • Sr. Personnel Specialist
    U.S. Army 1998 - 2001

PTA Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • National Governance (Bylaws Committee)
    National PTA 2017 - present
  • President
    Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA 2016 - May 2018
  • Member, State Board of Directors
    Florida PTA 2015 - present
  • Corresponding Secretary
    Gratigny Elementary School PTA 2017 - present

Past Service Includes:

  • Diversity and Inclusion Chair
    Florida PTA 2015 - 2016
  • North Region Coordinator
    Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA 2015 - 206
  • Male Involvement Chair
    Miami-Dade County Council PTA/PTSA 2015 - 2016
  • Member, M.E.N. (Mentoring, Engaging, Now)
    Florida PTA 2014 - 2016
  • Vice President/Treasurer
    Gratigny Elementary School PTA 2009 - 2017

Community Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • Treasurer
    Foundation for New Education Init. 2016 - May 2018
  • Board Member
    The Children’s Trust 2016 - May 2018
  • Mentor
    5000 Role Models of Excellence 2015 - present
  • Certified Volunteer
    Miami-Dade County Public Schools 2006 - present
  • Ordained Deacon
    Greater Fellowship M.B.C., Miami, FL 2004 - present
  • President
    Miami Central JROTC Alumni Assoc. 2001 - present

Past Service Includes:

  • Secretary
    King David Lodge No. 483 I.F.A.M.M. 2004 - 2016
  • Chairman of Deacons
    Greater Fellowship M.B.C., Miami, FL 2007 - 2012

Honors and Awards

  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal